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Police are seeking public assistance to apprehend the suspects wanted for yesterday’s shooting in Kotahena.

Police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara said people could inform CID Director through 071 859 1753 of any information regarding the shooting.

Police spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara said investigation into the incident were handed over to the CID while several other police teams headed by Western province Senior DIG Pujith Jayasundara were assisting the CID in the investigations.

ASP Gunasekara said investigations were carried out to ascertain whether the shooting was a result of a clash between two groups of gangsters or a result of a political clash.

He said Police Chief N.K. Ilangakoon inquired into the progress of the investigation and visited the scene this morning.


  Comments - 17

  • Damien Saturday, 01 August 2015 10:55 PM

    The UNP has allowed the underworld to rise in srilanka again

    nanda Sunday, 02 August 2015 03:33 PM

    This is what happened when RK used the underworld drug mafia for his campaign. No difference. All talk bana. Yahapalanaya is now naked. Where is the civil society?

    Ryan Sunday, 02 August 2015 06:33 AM

    Now everything clear vote for unp is vote fora better underworld hahaha gmail underworld

    Desmond Jeromme Sunday, 02 August 2015 05:56 AM

    We will inform Commission Mahinda to get a loan from China and do it.

    Horri Jimonis Sunday, 02 August 2015 05:55 AM

    This is the greater plan designed by UNP.

    Hora Mahinda Sunday, 02 August 2015 05:54 AM

    When Ranil becomes the PM, he will do it.

    Bubble Banda Sunday, 02 August 2015 05:53 AM

    Ravi suspects not anyone other than Mahinda.

    Kiris Baba Amaray Sunday, 02 August 2015 05:52 AM

    Ravi confirms it is the work of Weerawansa.

    pras Sunday, 02 August 2015 01:03 AM

    when Gota introduced cctv in the city people shouted now people want cctv. what a bunch of idiots we have here via DM Android App

    Choppe Saturday, 01 August 2015 02:11 PM

    This is why you should bring the entire city under electronic surveillance such as cameras, GPS etc.

    Jeff Saturday, 01 August 2015 07:50 PM

    In develop countries, policeman have a mini camara fixed in their uniform.Likewise, Srilanka should ask contestants and their canvassers to hang a camera in their dress.

    Leo Saturday, 01 August 2015 06:12 PM

    yeah question army sampath and that is it

    shantha gamlath Saturday, 01 August 2015 05:26 PM

    This is the reality of the Sri Lankan politicians and their culture. They always trying manipulate the people ideology through this kind of incidents. Finally, who are the victimize on this events. What meaning giving by GOOD GOVERNANCE, what happened to inner Good governance of the politicians who engaged in these incidents, Dont try to mislead real story and truth. Main responsibility of relevant authority , specially, police department is recovering truth and give message for he people to realize the activities of the some politician. People must use their votes to abolish theses action related politicians from the Political stage.

    Bala Saturday, 01 August 2015 05:19 PM

    No ask Dilan P as he in his media interview said he has info on the whole matter.

    Mick Saturday, 01 August 2015 03:25 PM

    Ask Ravi what happened?

    Mailmen Saturday, 01 August 2015 02:37 PM

    Yes the entire city should be covered with CCTV system. via DM Android App

    Bippity Boppity Boo Saturday, 01 August 2015 02:29 PM


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