CID investigations commence into the IGP and former defence secretary
Friday, 24 May 2019 - 8:24
According to Attorney General’s instructions, the CID has by now begun a special probe regarding former Defence Secretary Hemasiri Fernando and IGP Poojith Jayasundera.
The Attorney General had instructed acting IGP C. D. Wickremaratne to conduct a criminal probe against persons who did not take action to prevent Easter Sunday attack.
The CID said that accordingly investigations would be carried out against IGP Poojith Jayasundara, former defence secretary Hemasiri Fernando, the National Intelligence Division Head, the STF commandant and the Senior DIG - Western Province.