5 testimonies regarding Weliweriya incident presented to Courts

Thursday, 08 August 2013 - 13:15


Colombo Crime Division informed the Gampaha Chief Magistrate Court today that it will call 5 witnesses with regard to the 3 deaths at Weliweriya incident.

The Magistrate inquiry started this morning when the case was taken for hearing at Gampaha Chief Magistrate Court.

Director of the Colombo Crime Division SSP D.R.W. Ranaweera informed the Court that 4 civilian witnesses and 1 police witness will be summoned before the Court to give evidence on the Weliweriya incident.

A group of top police officials including SSP Ranaweera came to Gampaha for the Magistrate Inquiry.

Having given specific status to the Weliweriya case, it was decided to take several other cases filed by different police stations in the area before the Gampah Additional Magistrate Court.