Manjula Asela Kumara (33) and Rasheen Chinthaka (31) were arrested by police in a raid on January 23.It was reported that the two of them had lodged a complaint at the Ratgama Police Station with their family members and that it had been reported the officers who were there had written down the complaint.
The complaint has been lodged with the police by the family members of the two individuals. A protest in the Rathgama city was carried out and demanded the responsible authorities to conduct an investigation.
However, the police has recorded that one of the businessmen assaulted another and died under that circumstances which was shared with the families by a anonymous letter due to this the IGP ordered to take the investigation immediately under the CID.
Senior DIG Ravi Wijegunawardena has been transferred to the Colombo Police Headquarters with immediate effect yesterday (16) following IGP Pujitha Jayasundara’s directive.