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Court allows to obtain blood samples from Zahran’s daughter

Colombo Fort Magistrate Ranga Dissanayake allowed the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) to obtain blood samples from NTJ Leader Zahran Hashim’s daughter to conduct the DNA test to determine his identity.

The Magistrate made this order on a request made by the CID.

The CID informed the Magistrate that they had taken clothes and several items from the houses of the two suicide bombers.

The Magistrate also issued an order directing the Government Analyst to submit a DNA report pertaining to the items siezed from the houses in Kollupitiya, Mount Lavinia and the room reserved in Shangri-la Hotel.

The CID further informed that they recieved the report pertaining to jewellery which had been found in possession of the relatives of two suicide Bombers.

According to the report submitted by the National Gem and Jewellery Authority, the value of the gems and jewellery are worth over Rs.12.5 million.

The CID also stated that they will take necessary steps to confiscate the gems and jewellery.



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