Fourteen pages of a logbook maintained by Army officials who were assigned for the security detail of former President’s family members during the time of Thajudeen’s murder took place, had gone missing and this matter is being investigated by the CID, the Attorney General informed Court yesterday. Deputy Solicitor General Dilan Ratnayake appearing on behalf of the CID informed Colombo Additional Magistrate J. Trotsky said that the CID detectives have initiated a comprehensive investigation regarding the removal of fourteen pages from the logbook during the days of Thajudeen’s murder took place on May 17, 2012.
These army officers had been attached to the Presidential Security Division and assigned for the security detail of former President’s family members.
On a previous occasion, the CID had questioned and recorded statements from army officers who were assigned for the security detail of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa in connection with the murder of former Havelocks rugby captain Wasim Thajudeen.
Meanwhile, former Western Province Senior DIG Anura Senanayake arrested over his alleged role in the cover up of evidence and conspiring to committing the murder of former rugby player Wasim Thajudeen murder was yesterday ordered to be further remanded till April 27 by the Colombo Additional Magistrate.