President directs IGP to strengthen security of judges

24 July 2017 11:59 am - 6     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

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In the wake of the shooting attack aimed at High Court Judge M. Illanchelian in Nallur, President Maithripala Sirisena has directed the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to initiate a special program to strengthen the security of judges.

He also directed the IGP and other security sections to carry out an investigation into this incident.

While condemning the attack President expressed his condolence to the family of the late Mr. Premachandra, said these kinds of officers who execute their duties properly are exemplary to the entire government service and the Department of Police.

The President also wishes speedy recovery to the police officer who was injured during the incident.

  Comments - 6

  • yahiya Monday, 24 July 2017 12:30 PM

    Not only judges, who is working hard

    ceylon Monday, 24 July 2017 01:30 PM

    strenthen the security of all the citizens.expell drug barons from your cabinet.catch the multy billion looted theivescrush the criminals and crimes. via DM Android App

    Lord Wolfstein Monday, 24 July 2017 03:18 PM

    Why, in this country, police officers are not wearing bullet proof vests as in other countries? For this purpose the government should spend money and not for bullet proof cars for politicians.

    anil Monday, 24 July 2017 04:29 PM

    In SL N systems, processes and order.Things need to happen and the none other than President need to order to correct it.1 garbage mountain, 2. Wipattu national forests 3. Low and Order 3 what Tomorrow? 5. what will be day after tomorrow?

    ceylon Monday, 24 July 2017 05:14 PM

    whenever this uselessjobless president talk he make people angry. via DM Android App

    Haramanis Monday, 24 July 2017 10:11 PM

    It is obvious to everybody that it was not the judge who was targeted but the policemen - that is its obvious to everybody except the President - who appears to be all at sea!!!


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