Prison Department’s Rehabilitation Commissioner and Magazine Prison’s former superintendent Emil Ranjan Lamahewa and Police Narcotic Bureau Inspector Neomal Rangajeewa who were admitted to the Colombo National Hospital were transferred to the Welikada Prison Hospital a short while ago, Prisons Spokesman T.N. Upuldeniya said.
The Colombo Magistrate who today visited the Colombo National Hospital remanded the two suspects till April 10.
The CID arrested them last night in connection with the killing of 27 Welikada Prison inmates in November 2012. (Darshana Sanjeewa and Piyumi Fonseka)