May 27, 2019

Ekneligoda probe report to AG sans Intel. records! Featured

The CID had completed the investigations over the disappearance of journalist Prageeth Ekneligoda and had handed over the report to the Attorney General last Friday.

As the Army had failed to provide proper support for the investigations, it is reported that there are no records regarding the intelligence officers accused of being involved in the incident.

Ekneligoda disappeared on January 24, 2010, two days prior to the Presidential election.

CID investigations revealed last December that a few days prior to the disappearance of Cartoonist Ekneligoda, that he had been under military custody.

However, it is the common notion that as the main suspect in this incident is a military intelligence officer, it is said that full cooperation for the investigations was not given by the military.