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By T. Farook Thajudeen

Two LTTE cadres operating from Malaysia and a Sinhalese gangster were remanded by the Colombo Additional Magistrate today for allegedly conspiring to assassinate Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapakse and other political leaders.

The CID filing a report in court said that they arrested the suspect Jayantha Weerakoon alias Ratnaweera of Weeraketiya, a notorious under world gangster for allegedly having links with LTTE cadres.

The CID said that after his arrest, it was learnt that he conspired with LTTE cadres Selva Mohan and Prabhakaran, both who were residing in Malaysia but who had then arrived in Sri Lanka to assassinate the Defence Secretary and other political leaders.

The CID further said the LTTE hierarchy had hired the Sinhalese gangster from down south in order to facilitate their operations in the South.

On considering the submissions the Magistrate remanded the suspects till September 8.

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  • ajith Wednesday, 25 August 2010 12:40 PM

    Was the alarm given by Civil Defense Force?
    Great catch.Keep on vigilant.

    matara kolla Wednesday, 25 August 2010 02:18 PM

    Another sinhala tiger ? How many more are now lying low nobody knows. These elements are more dangerous than the LTTE tigers.

    Mark Wednesday, 25 August 2010 02:27 PM

    Sure, we beleive what ever CID says!!!!!!!

    thusi Thursday, 26 August 2010 04:17 AM

    Great job....There are still Tiger Diaspora with money who want to create trouble and drag back our country to war.....

    shane Thursday, 26 August 2010 04:52 AM

    What about KP is his money talking?

    shane Thursday, 26 August 2010 04:54 AM

    What about the sinhala Tigers who are petting KP for his money.

    kiri Thursday, 26 August 2010 05:10 AM

    another missed opportunity!


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