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Death threats to Yohindra Premachandra

17 November 2011 04:33 pm - 13     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Sumana Premachandra the wife of the slain former parliamentarian and presidential advisor Bharatha Lakshman Premachandra lodged a complaint with the Cinnamon Garden police regarding anonymous calls she has being receiving threatening her son, Yohindra with death.
Police media spokesman Ajith Rohana confirmed that she had lodged a complaint this evening in this regard. 
Speaking to the Daily Mirror, Mrs. Premachandra said that she has being receiving number of calls to her land line upon the death of her husband.
“They say that they will kill my son Yohindra and he will have to face the same fate his father faced. They do not give any reasons,” she said.
“But this morning I received a call to my mobile phone and that person made the same threats. Therefore I had to lodge a complaint with the police,” she said. 
“The police officers told me that they will look into the complaint and take necessary action. They also told me to inform them immediately if I receive any more calls with the phone details,” she added. 
Bharatha Lakshman Premachandra was killed along with three others following a shootout in Mulleriyawa on October 8. (By Supun Dias)

  Comments - 13

  • AMG Thursday, 17 November 2011 04:51 PM

    Calls are coming from...........

    AMG Thursday, 17 November 2011 04:55 PM


    thushi Thursday, 17 November 2011 05:09 PM

    check the caller id...

    Nodrog Friday, 18 November 2011 04:11 AM

    So brave....threatening a woman and a young boy! Where were these 'heroes' during the war?

    citizen1 Friday, 18 November 2011 06:25 AM

    probably hiding in a drain pipe or something similar.

    kondebendapucheena Friday, 18 November 2011 07:02 AM

    not from Singapore I suppose

    willowsww Friday, 18 November 2011 07:26 AM

    the one who challenged the real hero is now a vegetable???karma comes back

    J E M D Friday, 18 November 2011 07:32 AM

    Well the threats are anonymous arn't they?

    Saman Friday, 18 November 2011 07:33 AM

    They were in united states !

    ind Friday, 18 November 2011 07:50 AM

    Catch them and punish them maximum.

    HE Friday, 18 November 2011 08:00 AM

    Where are we heading?

    Aiyoo Sri Lanka Friday, 18 November 2011 11:44 AM

    To the underworld!

    suren soysa Saturday, 19 November 2011 06:43 AM

    Send Yohindra to Blake, Cameron,Moon or Norway to save him from political & underworld hooligans.

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