Angoda Lokka, who fled during Madusha’s party, also arrested
Monday, 11 February 2019 - 8:15
Another powerful underworld leader, Madduma Chandana Lasantha Perera alias Angoda Lokka, who had fled the scene, during the arrest of Maakandurey Madhush in Dubai, has since been arrested.
a senior STF officer stated that the arrest was made on the 6th of this month by Dubai Police.
Angoda Lokkaa had a number of charges against him, which included cases involving narcotics and homicides.
Meanwhile, the island wide operation to see underworld gang members, who maintained links with Maakanudurey Madhush arrested, with the joint efforts of the STF and the police narcotics eradication bureau.,has been implemented without interruption,
Additionally The STF apprehended, underworld leader Andarawatta Chaamara during a raid in Mattakkuliya yesterday.
police said that a special investigation had been launched regarding persons in Matara district suspected of beingn connected with Maakandurey Madhush’s illegal trafficking activities.
Reports state that Dubai police have launched an investigation, into the whereabouts of other underworld leaders including Maakandurey Madhush.
Minister Lakshman Kiriella said that the attempt to have Maakandurey Madhush who was arrested in Dubai, brought back to sri lanka had failed due to print media and their irresponsible dealings with the information obtained.