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CID interrogates Azath Sally

22 April 2013 10:03 pm - 10     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


National United Front General Secretary and former deputy Mayor of Colombo Azath Sally had been interrogated by the CID on yesterday, Mr. Sally said in a media communiqué.

It is reported that the inquiry was conducted with regard to alleged spreading of racial and religious discord through cell phone short messages.

During the inquiry, Mr. Sally had been questioned regarding a journalist from English media, who was supposed to have sent 27 short messages to create tension among Muslims, three of which were sent to him.

“My telephone number is known to many people. Hundreds of people speak to me daily and I also receive similar number of messages. I cannot remember every one of them, and no one can even expect me to remember all of them,” he said as saying to the CID.

  Comments - 10

  • Southpaw Tuesday, 23 April 2013 01:24 AM

    Interrogated to satisfy there respective Masters !

    MayIwin Silva Tuesday, 23 April 2013 01:27 AM

    Even I received and forwarded to many.

    shameer Tuesday, 23 April 2013 02:58 AM

    what about racial hatred comments made to media.. do we neeed more proof to arrest them ?????

    xlntgson Tuesday, 23 April 2013 03:11 AM

    What was your intention when you forwarded?

    lkboy Tuesday, 23 April 2013 03:53 AM

    now can we see a link between some English media journalists and people who spread these messages?

    Truth Tuesday, 23 April 2013 03:52 AM

    I'm not against decent muslims.but this minister himself is creating communal unrest when open his mouth.
    I can remember how this fellow was disturbing communal harmony during last North East Election just for the sake of muslim that time BBS was not even started.

    mohamed asfar Tuesday, 23 April 2013 03:59 AM

    hon. president sent me new year wishes. same to him,his family and to all sri lankans. anyhow i am not sure how he got my number.

    Eagle Eyes Tuesday, 23 April 2013 10:57 AM

    All you Guys are opportunities, and dishonest in every way.

    bugsy. Tuesday, 23 April 2013 12:23 PM

    CID when are you going to interrogates Duminda? tangelle pardashiya saba chariman for rape of british tourist?

    Mohammed Thursday, 25 April 2013 04:49 AM

    I agree.

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