Colombo court releases former SLA, SLAF personnel arrested with Fonseka
[TamilNet, Thursday, 18 February 2010, 01:56 GMT]
Colombo Chief Magistrate Champa Janaki Rajaratne Wednesday ordered the
release of fourteen persons arrested with Sarath Fonseka after the
latter’s defeat in January presidential election as the prosecution
did not file any charges against them.
Majority of them released were former members of the Sri Lanka Army
and Sri Lanka Air Force and employed at the office of the opposition
presidential candidate General (retd.) Sarath Fonseka.
All were taken into custody by the CID after the arrest of Fonseka
following the last month presidential election.