Court orders former DIG to be further remanded

Former Terrorist Investigations Division (TID) DIG Nalaka de Silva has been ordered to be remanded further till 23 April over allegations of a plot to kill the President.

Nalaka de Silva was presented in court over allegations made by the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) claiming that there was evidence proving that he was involved in a plot to assassinate President  Maithripala Sirisena and former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa.