Government will not protect criminals- Ravi
2019-02-11 at 17:03
Minister Ravi Karunanayake says the government will not provide protection to those accused of various crimes.
Responding to inquiries by journalists in Colombo on steps taken to enact the law against drug kingpin Makandure Madush who was recently arrested in Dubai, Minister Karunanayake said criminals should be brought before justice no matter where they are in the world and due action should be taken against such criminals.
The Minister noted it is necessary to identify individuals attempting to protect criminals.
Minister Karunanayake stressed the drug menace that has widely spread across the country harms the future of innocent youth adding steps will be initiated towards the eradication of the drug menace.