Namal provides five-hour statement to CID


The Criminal Investigation Department (CID) recorded a more than five-hour long statement from MP Namal Rajapaksa with regard to the unrest that unfolded on 9 May.

Statements were obtained from MP Pavithra Wanniarachchi, her husband Kanchana Jayaratne, and MP Indika Anuruddha on Thursday (19). The CID had recorded statements from them for over 5 hours.Meanwhile, MPs Rohitha Abeygunawardena, C.B. Rathnayake, and Sanjeewa Edirimanna as well as Senior DIG in charge of the Western Province Deshabandu Tennakoon have also provided statements to the CID.