Jan 30, 2019

Nalaka de Silva further remanded

Former DIG Nalaka de Silva who was arrested over the VIP assassination conspiracy has been further remanded.

The Colombo Fort Magistrate ordered him to be remanded until February 13.

The Government Analysts Department handed over a 14 page report containing the voice recordings recovered in Hong Kong from the Anti-Corruption Brigade Director Namal Kumara’s deleted phone messages.

This report was handed over to court when the case pertaining to the assassination plot of VIPs was taken up today.

The CID also notified court that MP Namal Rajapaksa. MP Wimal Weerawansa and his wife Shashi Weerawansa were summoned separately to the CID and their statements had been recorded.