Lasantha Killing: SF says special unit set up to attack journalists

2017-03-20 14:52:50

The CID told court today that according to Field Marshal Sarath  Fonseka’s statement on Lasantha Wickramatunga’s killing, a special unit had operated under the former head of the Intelligence Services, Kapila Henda Witharana to attack the Media.

The CID informed court that it had recorded a statement from the former army commander.
In his statement, the Field Marshal said he was unaware about the security situation in the Colombo division because it was handled by Major General Ajith Perera.(Shehan Chamika Silva)

  Comments - 4

  • Wijeratne Monday, 20 March 2017 15:17

    What a pathetic and horrible situation has prevailed in the country under the regime of Maharaja and his loving brother Gotabhaya. Law should take its course to apprehend the murderers and ensure justice for the victim.

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    sara Monday, 20 March 2017 17:39

    we do get all details now and then from reliable sources but finally end up with a big BLANK.

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    Premalal de Silva Monday, 20 March 2017 18:11

    All nonsonse....nothing will happen.....this will go on like this....

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    Selvyn Tuesday, 21 March 2017 17:40

    With all the murders corruption and abuse during Maras regimestill there are shameless people and monks are seen around him via DM Android App

    Reply : 1       1

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