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40 arrested, 26 questioned, 3 in TID custody over Easter Sunday attacks : Police

23 April 2019 - 437   - 1

A total of 40 suspects have been arrested so far in connection with last Sunday's explosions, Police Spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekara said.

Of the arrested suspects, 26 are currently being questioned by the Criminal Investigations Department (CID).

Further, three suspects are currently being held under the Terrorist Investigations Department, Mr. Gunasekara noted.

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  • Vicci Tuesday, 23 April 2019 12:47 PM

    the FBI is not needed in an internal investigation...as international papers claims of their presence in Colombo....they cannot be trusted!!

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