Rev. Cyril Gamini at the Criminal Investigations Department
COLOMBO (New 1st); Rev. Cyril Gamini Fernando appeared at the Criminal Investigations Directorate on Monday (15) following a request to be present at the premises of the CID.
Previously, Sri Lanka’s Criminal Investigation Department informed the Supreme Court through the Attorney General’s Department that Reverend Brother Cyril Gamini Fernando will not be arrested.
Reverend Father Cyril Gamini Fernando had filed a fundamental rights petition with the Supreme Court seeking an order to prevent any attempted arrest by the Department of Criminal Investigations, after summoning him to the CID to register a complaint. declaration.
The Director General of the State Intelligence Service, Major General Suresh Salley filed a complaint with the Directorate of Criminal Investigations on October 25, 2021 against multiple malicious statements made against him in relation to the terrorist attacks. Easter 2019, by Reverend Father Cyril Gamini Fernando.
In the fundamental rights request filed by Rev. Father Cyril Gamini Fernando noted that there is an attempt to arrest him after he provides a statement to the CID.
Reverend Father Cyril Gamini Fernando had asked the Supreme Court to issue an order on the IGP, CID and other officials preventing them from arresting him until the review of the FR application was completed.
As a result, in early November, the CID declared that the Rev. will not be stopped.