MPs Sanath Nishantha & Milan Jayatilleke arrested by CID


Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) MP Sanath Nishantha has been arrested by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID).

He was arrested this evening (17) in connection with the attack on the anti-government protest sites in Colombo last Monday (9).

A senior official of the CID also confirmed that SLPP MP Milan Jayatilleke has also been arrested by the CID.

By Tharaka Samman