Last Updated : 2019-01-22 16:20:44

Apps Advertising Home Delivery Feedback

Madush’s arrest: Police team to leave for Dubai

16 February 2019 06:08 am - 0     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


A six-member police team was appointed by Defense Secretary Hemasiri Fernando to leave for Dubai to assist the Dubai Police in the investigations into the recent arrest of 31 Sri Lankans including drug kingpin Makandure Madush and singers Amal Perera and his son Nadeemal.

Police sources said the team included officials of the Police Narcotics Bureau (PNB), Unsolved Crimes Investigation Unit, Criminal Investigations Department (CID) and the Special Task Force (STF)

They said the police team would leave soon after receiving approval from the Dubai government and were expected to remain in Dubai for several weeks to assist in the investigations.

According to reports, singer Amal Perera and his son Nadeemal were remanded till February 28 while the others arrested at the party hosted by Madush were being investigated. (Sujith Hewajulige)

  Comments - 0

  • Malik Adhithya Sunday, 17 February 2019 09:43 AM

    It is Dubai Police that did everything. Now they are wasting tax payer funds to go on jaunt

    Ghost Monday, 18 February 2019 08:05 AM

    The Gold Souks beckon!!!

    Dayawathie Monday, 18 February 2019 03:46 PM

    What a waste of tax payers money for these henchmento go on a shopping spree.

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

Singling out of Rishad Bathiudeen as a political target

The orchestrated political campaign by the Mahinda Rajapaksa-led opposition i

TWISTS AND TURNS in the Dr. Shafi controversy

The sterilization charges against Dr. Seigu Shihabdeen Mohamed Shafi from the

Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) An in-depth look at ISIS

As the people and Government of Sri Lanka reel with shock and grief in the wa

Mahela declines to be part of Sri Lankan team Management at cricket World Cup

Weeks after guiding Mumbai Indians to their fourth IPL title--his second in t