Namal Kumara to the CID for questioning

2019-05-15 at 12:51

Operations Director of the Anti-Corruption Force Namal Kumara has been handed over to the Criminal Investigations Department for questioning.

When inquired by NewsRadio, a CID spokesperson confirmed that Namal Kumara will be questioned over recent clashes reported across the country.

Yesterday, Namal Kumara and the Leader of the Mahason Balakaya Amith Weerasinghe were arrested over the recent unruly incident in the country.

Police said the duo was arrested for causing public unrest. The Police Media Unit said Namal Kumara was arrested in Warakapola while Amith Weerasinghe was apprehended during a special operation in Teldeniya, Kandy.

Investigations into the incidents have been launched by a Special Investigation Team appointed by the Police Headquarters.