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* President of Bar Association of Sri Lanka complains about threats to his life
Tue, Jul 15, 2014, 08:57 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

July 15, Colombo: President of Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL), Attorney Upul Jayasuriya has lodged a complaint at the Cinnamon Gardens police station today stating that an unidentified group had followed him.

The BASL President complained that a three wheeler and a motorcycle followed him around 11.30 a.m. today and gave the numbers of the vehicles to the police.

The vehicles followed him as he was driving his car along the Flower Road, Colombo, he told the police.

Cinnamon Gardens police station said the preliminary investigations had revealed that the vehicles that followed the BASL President's vehicle bore bogus number plates. Further investigations are continuing on the complaint.

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