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Kiriella’s media unit men further remanded

Three members of Minister Lakshman Kiriella’s media unit, arrested with 600 letters which had content against the President and others, were remanded till June 17 by Colombo Fort Magistrate Ranga Dissanayake yesterday.

The Colombo Crimes Division informed court that they initiated investigations regarding these suspects under the Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA), Penal code and Public security Act.

On a previous day, President Counsel Kalinga Indratissa appearing on behalf of the suspects pleaded his clients be granted bail.

The Magistrate observed that he would decide whether he has jurisdiction to grant bail.


 

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