Tuesday, 21st September 2021

Police recover Thawheed Jama leader’s Laptop, Rs 3.5 Million funds

Colombo, Jun 2 (BAN/CD): A laptop that is suspected to have been used by National Thawheed Jama’at leader Mohamed Zahran Hashim along with funds worth Rs3.5 million were recovered near a spot close to Addalaichena lagoon, in the Eastern Province yesterday.

‘Kalmunai Shiyam’, Zaharan’s Ampara leader hid funds worth Rs. 5 million out of which Rs. 1.5 million was found two days ago. ‘Kalmunai Shiyam’ is currently under detention after being arrested two weeks ago.

Zaharan Hashim reportedly told ‘Kalmunai Shiyam’ to keep the laptop in a safe location, investigation revealed.

Security officers are recovering the data from the laptop, which would be useful in the ongoing investigations.

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