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Act. IGP submits 6 controversial case reports

The Acting Inspector General of Police (IGP) submitted six high profile case reports to the Attorney General’s Department today.

The Police Spokesperson SP Ruwan Gunasekara said the reports include the cases of the murdered journalist Lasantha Wickrematunge,  murdered Rugby Player Wasim Thajudeen, abduction of Keith Noyhar, the disappearance of 11 youths, murders of 17 persons of an aid group and the disappearance of journalist Prageeth Eknaligoda.

The AG’s department last week directed the Acting IGP to ensure expeditious conclusions of investigations in six controversial cases.

The AG’s department further directed the Acting IGP to instruct all police divisions to strictly comply with provisions of law and submit files for AG’s advice.