Sun, 05 Dec 2021 Today's Paper

Kanjipanai Imran further detained till August 4

27 June 2019 12:10 am - 0     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

A A A

By T. Farook Thajudeeen  

 Drug kingpin Mohamed Najim Mohamed Imran alias Kanjipanai Imran was produced before the Colombo Additional Magistrate yesterday and was further detained till August 4 by additional Magistrate Kanchana Niranjala de Silva.   

The Court granted the Colombo Crimes Division permission to detain Kanjipanai Imran for further three months under the Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA).   


Imran was wanted by the Police in connection with three manslaughter, 15 attempted murders and illegal drug trafficking charges, was arrested at the BIA by the Police when he attempted to board a flight to the Maldives on arrival from Dubai, after the UAE authorities deported him and three others.   


He was arrested along with Drug lord Makandure Madhush on February 5 by the Dubai Police in a star class hotel.  


Earlier the CCD had obtained clearance from the Defence Secretary to hold the suspect for three months to question him under the PTA. The Police had also arrested Anushka Kaushal alias Gandara Janga, Amila Sampath alias Rotumbe Amila and Anderson Fernandez.    

 

  Comments - 0


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





A Sri Lankan giving dignified burials to unclaimed bodies for five decades

After their death, most people are memorialized at a service, surrounded by g

Focus on Laggala Gem mining big shots bigger than the law

The truth is now being uncovered regarding an illegal mining racket in state

How and why the TNA was formed twenty years ago

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) is now twenty years of age. The premier pol

India lays emphasis on culture diplomacy with Sri Lanka

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi wanted to inaugurate the Kushinagar Inter