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Emil Ranjan, Rangajeewa remanded till April 10

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Prison Department’s Rehabilitation Commissioner and Magazine Prison’s former superintendent Emil Ranjan Lamahewa and Police Narcotic Bureau Inspector Neomal Rangajeewa were remanded till April 10 by Colombo Additional Magistrate Ranga Dissanayake today.

They were arrested last night in connection with the killing of 27 Welikada Prison inmates in November 2012.

They were to be produced in the Colombo Magistrate’s Court today but it was reported that they were admitted to the National Hospital.

The CID said that the magistrate visited the hospital and issued the order. (Piyumi Fonseka)


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  Comments - 4

  • yahiya Thursday, 29 March 2018 02:53 PM

    Misleading the international communities.

    ALL the men and women are merely players ? Thursday, 29 March 2018 03:41 PM

    Let this not be purely a show for playing to the Gallery, - Sri lankans demand justice .

    yohankumara Thursday, 29 March 2018 04:13 PM

    I wonder how those people were living if not breathing, whenever they are prosecuted they are diagnosed with life threatening illnesses. But when they were doing all the misdeeds they were more than fit enough to do them all.

    Refaideen Thursday, 29 March 2018 04:44 PM

    Proper investigation should be held

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