Thursday, 17th June 2021

4/21 investigation committee summons 4 senior police officers

Colombo, June 4 (BAN/ AD): Easter Sunday attacks investigation committee has summoned 4 senior police officers before the Special Parliamentary Select Committee appointed to probe the April 21st attacks. The officers summoned are DIG Ravi Seneviratne, Director CID Shani Abeysekara, Director of TID Waruna Jayasundara, and former Director of TID Nalaka De Silva.

As per sources the Special Parliamentary Select Committee sessions will be broadcasted live to the general public. The committee appointed to look into the 21st April attacks is headed by Deputy Speaker Ananda Kumarasiri.

Todays session will be conducted by Ministers Sarath Fonseka Ravi Karunanayaka Dr. Rajitha Senarathne as well as MPs Rauf Hakeem, Professor Ashu Marasinghe, Dr Jayampathy Wickramaratne, M.A Sumanthiran and Dr. Nalinda Jayatissa. On 29 th may Defense Secretary, Shantha Kottegoda and the Chief of State Intelligence, Sisira Mendis were summoned before the committee to testify.

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