Upali Kodikara arrested

Upali Kodikara arrested

October 19, 2015   12:52 pm

The Cinnamon Garden police today (19) arrested former Western Provincial Minister Upali Kodikara for allegedly obstructing a police officer at the BMICH premises where sittings were held to question the former President.

Kodikara was arrested when he arrived at the police station to give a statement in this regard.

The police said that the former Minister had attempted to enter a hall where the sittings were taking place by the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (CoI), despite the announcement of the commission’s officials.

Kodikara will be produced before the Colombo Magistrate’s Court today.

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