inspector and four Police Constables attached to the Paliyagoda Police Station Arrested and remanded over a death of a suspect while in custody, were further remanded until 13 th of March by the Colombo additional Magistrate yesterday (06).
The suspects were produced before the court yesterday .
During the identification parade held yesterday the wife of the deceased has identified three out of the four suspected police constables produced as the Police Officers came to arrest her husband.The sub inspector is due to produce for the identification parade today (07).
A four month old infant girl has died this morning g (06) after being admitted
to the Matale General Hospital following an assault by her mother it has been reported.
The infant girl was hospitalized by a female neighbour in Kandagolla ,Matale (Central Province)this morning in critical condition with cut injuries on her body .However she had succumbed to her Injuries at the time of the admission .
Joint opposition MP and the leader of the National Freedom Front Wimal
Weeeawansha who is in remand over misusing of state owned vehicles ,has been further remanded until 20 th of of March by the Colombo Fort Magistrate today(06).
After being produced before the Magistrate Court this morning ,MP Weerawanaha has made a one and half hour long statement in the court without the assistance of a lawyer regarding his arrest it has been reported.
The MP had accused the Police Financial Crimes Investigations Division (FCID)for arresting him by violating the regulations of public property act.