COLOMBO (NewsRadio); The Criminal Investigation Department has informed court that is has uncovered information of a possible attack to rescue a group including underworld figure Nadun Chintaka Wickramaratne alias ‘Harak Kata’, who is currently in CID custody.
The CID while filing a motion before the Colombo Fort Magistrate Thilina Gamage has informed that during interrogation of suspects at length, they uncovered plans for a possible major attack to rescue ‘Harak Kata’ and others from the Criminal Investigation Department. CID officers informed court that a comprehensive investigation is underway pertaining to the matter.
Considering the submissions made in court, Colombo Fort Magistrate Thilina Gamage ordered the CID to conduct a thorough investigation and submit a report on the incident.
Police have detained Nadun Chinthaka Wickramaratne alias “Harak Kata” and his accomplice Salindu Malshika Gunaratne alias “Kudu Salindu” who are wanted over organized crimes for questioning.
Nadun Chinthaka alias “Harak Kata” was extradited to the country from Madagascar earlier this year.
A team of officers attached to the Criminal Investigation Department brought the duo from Madagascar in March.
They were arrested at the Ivato International Airport in Antananarivo, while attempting to leave Madagascar.