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Former Military Intelligence Director and Chief of Staff of the Army, Major General (Retired) Amal Karunasekara, who was arrested yesterday, was remanded till April 18 by the Colombo Additional Magistrate today.

Major General Karunasekara was arrested in connection with the abduction and assault of journalist Keith Noyahr in 2008.

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  • Nisal Friday, 06 April 2018 04:14 PM

    After letting Mahendran escape, they arrest everybody to throw mud at Rajapakse.

    Dee Sunday, 08 April 2018 03:12 PM

    After all that has happened, can't believe some boot lickers still remains.

    JeffK Friday, 06 April 2018 04:18 PM

    They fought in the wrong side in the war. An ungrateful nation will never prosper.

    alex Friday, 06 April 2018 05:21 PM

    killing journalist is not fighting war

    peter Friday, 06 April 2018 05:22 PM

    a nation that does not prosecute wrong doers will never prosper

    Jaliya Saturday, 07 April 2018 08:43 AM

    alex, killing a journalist is war against the freedom of press/media that no govt or army can win.

    jayaweera Friday, 06 April 2018 05:35 PM

    If any military person has violated rules and regulations s/he should be punished no matter her/his rank. That is justice. Keith N did his duty and job as a media person and any injustice done to him should be righted. Whatever side does not matter.

    Rio Friday, 06 April 2018 05:37 PM

    Where is Fonseka? Didn't these people fight under him? In the end only he escaped the revenge by going into politics.

    Ceylon Friday, 06 April 2018 06:22 PM

    Are these generals ???.no wonder human rights violation casess in thousands.

    Jaliya Sunday, 08 April 2018 07:44 PM

    Sure they are only the name General is applicable .... beneath what you see is someone looks like the person who stole your grandmothers gold bangles.

    Justice Friday, 06 April 2018 07:11 PM

    Whether president or pauper justice will have to be carried out. See what happened to the South Korean past president.

    Ben Friday, 06 April 2018 09:10 PM

    Now enough is enough,Where are the politicians wqho have made millions of moneies Why cant the government promise a rewarding systemgood jobs in embassaies. to those who help to catch the culprits.I am sure there are many young staff ready to help the govenment to track down these guys, But what is the reward they get?Get them postings to our emabssies , Like Rajapaksas have done.

    Ceylon Friday, 06 April 2018 09:52 PM

    Great insult for army and military forcess.criminals using uniforms to do crimes.punish thoroughly.punish through marshal law.military is tough for these crimes doing by its members.

    R Saturday, 07 April 2018 06:38 PM

    He was Chief of Staff army, and retired last month.No immunity....soon got arrested...

    Dee Sunday, 08 April 2018 03:10 PM

    His ungrateful boss could not get him an 'interim order'


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