Lankapage Logo CP 19 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* CID submits report with new information on Lasantha Wickrematunge murder to court
Mon, May 14, 2018, 08:48 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

May 14, Colombo: The Criminal Investigation Department conducting investigations into the killing of journalist Lasantha Wickrematunge has submitted a detailed report with new information on the murder to the Mount Lavinia Magistrate's Court today.

When the case was taken up for hearing today, Mt. Lavinia Magistrate's Court further remanded the two suspects, former senior DIG Prasanna Nanayakkara and former Mount Lavinia Police Crimes OIC, SI Tissa Sugathapala who were arrested over concealing evidence in killing of journalist Lasantha Wickrematunge until the 25th of this month.

When the case was taken up today, Anura Meddagoda, President's Counsel, appeared on behalf of former DIG Prasanna Nanayakkara said his client was sick and he could not be present.

The defense also submitted a further report to the court today.

 

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories ::
President presents land deeds to 2000 Kurunegala farmers
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lanka to host South Asian Youth Summit 2018
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lanka will face the global economic crisis successfully - PM
Minister Malik Samarawickrama leads high powered delegation to promote investment and exports in Germany
Sri Lanka's Constitutional Council's term ends
Two suspects including a saffron-robed arrested for attempting to sell a Valampuri conch shell
Sri Lankan President to leave for US today to attend UN General Assembly
Sri Lankan Marine biologist, Asha de Vos Global winner of Study UK Alumni Awards 2018
Sri Lanka Finance Minister says depreciation of rupee not an indicator of fall in economy
Sri Lanka nationwide inflation declines to 2.5 percent in August 2018

Copyright © 2000, 2016 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.