CID inquiry into complaint against former IGP | Daily News

CID inquiry into complaint against former IGP

The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) has launched an inquiry against former IGP Pujith Jayasundara over the alleged incident of manhandling a lift operator for disobeying departmental rules of performing the morning meditation in 2017.

A complaint on this incident had been lodged two years ago by the victim, but there had been no investigation.

The complaint had been sent to the CID last Friday by the officers at the Police Headquarters.

The victim was a minor civil staffer and he had retired from the service following the incident in February 2017. He had also made a complaint in that regard to the Constitutional Council.

The investigations into the incident has commenced after IGP Jayasundera was sent on compulsory leave. 


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