Kanjipani’s father, brother arrested

12 September 2019 05:02 pm - 1     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Six persons including the father and a brother of drug kingpin Mohamed Imran alias Kanjipani Imran were arrested for attempting to give two mobile phones and two chargers to Kanjipani Imran who is at the Boossa Prison.

Police said Kanjipani Imran’s father, brother and four other relatives had visited him at the prison today and they had tried to secretly hand over the phones and charges concealed in two lunch boxes.

The arrested suspects were handed over to the Rathgama police. They were identified as residents of Maligawatte and Kolonnawa.

Kanjipani Imran, who was arrested along with underworld figure Makandure Madush in Dubai, was remanded until September 20 by Colombo Chief Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne on Monday for threatening a police officer over the phone. (Darshana Sanjeewa Balasuriya and Janak de Silva)


Video by Ravindra Liyanage

  Comments - 1

  • Sashi Thursday, 12 September 2019 06:11 PM

    Surely this king pin drug lord should be facing a lengthy jail sentence?

Add comment

Comments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.

Reply To:

Name - Reply Comment


As we members of Daily Mirror news team reached Moneragala early morning for

Who is the best presidential candidate for the economy?

Gotabaya Rajapaksa is the clear front runner in the presidential race; even b

Virtual clothing battles the effects of “fast fashion’’

The term “fast fashion” encapsulates a type of clothing that is moved fro

‘Flygskam’ Is it possible to be an eco-friendly flyer?

Greta Thunberg, the 16-year-old climate activist and Olympic athlete Björn F