Two suspects in ‘white van’ incident detained

14 December 2019 08:46 pm - 5     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


The two persons, who were arrested by the CID over making controversial statements regarding ‘white vans’ during a press conference have been detained for a period of 72-hour for further questioning, police said.

They said that two suspects are to be produced before courts next Monday (16).

On December 2, the CID fact-reported to the Colombo Chief Magistrate’s Court to launch a fresh investigation into the controversial statements made by former Minister Rajitha Senaratne on ‘white van drivers’ at a press conference held prior to the presidential election.


  Comments - 5

  • Channa Sunday, 15 December 2019 02:56 AM

    Please arrest mastermind behind this , these two are just paid workers

    Gunatilaka patriot Sunday, 15 December 2019 03:54 AM

    Rajapaksa family does not have single person who is well educated and cultured. Most of them are haal paleo and gangster mentality.. Good luck Sri lankans

    Max Sunday, 15 December 2019 06:33 AM

    Yes now they can reveal the complete story to CID

    Prem Nalin Sunday, 15 December 2019 08:27 AM

    We need cheap food at least like in TamilNadu, clothing, housing, better transport, health, education, etc. Clean pavements to walk no vehicles, workshops, etc. Ugly public transport shouting idiotic conductors, mad drivers, cemeteries like railway stations with proud baboons

    Weera Sankili Monday, 16 December 2019 09:35 AM

    Kekille verdicts will follow soon.

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