Pillayan to be detained till November 4 | Daily News

Pillayan to be detained till November 4

The Colombo Chief Magistrate today allowed the Criminal Investigations Department to detain former Eastern Province Chief Minister Sivanesathurain Chandrakanthan alias Pillayan till 4 November for further questioning.

Pillyan was taken into custody by the CID when he arrived last week to give a statement in connection with the murder of former TNA MP Joseph Pararajasingham. The former MP was was shot and killed in December 2005 at St. Mary’s Cathedral church in Batticaloa. 


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