According to police Buthaya has also enjoyed political clout with another underworld figure known as Chuti Putha of Kolonnawa alleged to have been Buthaya’s brother. Thanks to his political links … Continue reading
President Mahinda Rajapaksa, who met media heads and newspaper editor yesterday at Temple Trees, why there had been no breakthrough in the investigation into the assassination of his brother and Sunday Leader Editor Lasantha Wickrematunga, though two years had elapsed since that tragic incident.
The case filed by the Mirihana police against three persons including journalist Susil Kindelpitiya was taken up yet again today, before the Colombo Magistrate Court.
The court berated the police over not informing the suspects of the attack on the Head Office of the Sirasa Media Network, the date on which they have to appear before court.