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Army launches probe to trace suspected military member

15 May 2019 12:12 pm - 5     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


The Army has launched a special investigation to identify a person on a video clip showing a suspected military member watching a group of violent saboteurs in Thunmodara.

Military Spokesman Brigadier Sumith Atapattu said that attention had been drawn to the video clip, where a person dressed in uniform similar to that of the Army, was watching on without taking any preventive action against a group of violent saboteurs.

The Army had requested the general public to help them to trace the person for necessary action.

If the inquiry confirmed that the person in question was an Army member, the Army would take disciplinary action against him, the Army said.

The public is requested to inform Special Investigation Unit of Corps of Military Police through 0112514280 if they possess any information to this effect, the Army said.


  Comments - 5

  • Yehiya Wednesday, 15 May 2019 12:37 PM

    Funny things. Go with records.

    Sim Wednesday, 15 May 2019 01:35 PM

    They should inform the place and time to take action. May be an old clip too.

    Anton Ranaweera Wednesday, 15 May 2019 02:24 PM

    definitely bro!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Anton Ranaweera Wednesday, 15 May 2019 02:46 PM

    Hellllll Yeah

    lankaman Wednesday, 15 May 2019 03:15 PM

    The army has not been spectators to the violence. They have actively encouraged, aided and abetted the mobs to perpetrate violence. Same story in Kuliyapitiya, Minuwangoda, Digana, Aluthgama

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