Apr 08, Colombo: Two of the suspects arrested in Dubai along with the underworld leader Makandure Madush have arrived at the Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake this morning after they were deported from Dubai, officials said.
The two men arrived on SriLankan Airlines flight UL 226 from Dubai have been identified as Mohamed Nazeem Mohamed Faizar, a 37-year-old resident of Maligawatte, and Mohamed Mufar Mohamed Jabir, a 30-year-old resident of Jumma Masjit Mawatha in Colombo 10.
The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) has arrested the two suspects on their arrival at the airport for questioning, the Police Headquarters said.
Dubai authorities on 5th February 2019 arrested 31 Sri Lankans including the underworld leader Makandure Madush, father and son duo musicians Amal Perera and Nadeemal Perera and actor Ryan Van Rooyen. Fifteen suspects have been deported and arrived in the country up to today.