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Can you beat that! spies masquerading as from Lanka e news have given bribes to Boothayas

Can you beat that! spies masquerading as from Lanka e news have given bribes to Boothayas

2011 Feb 12

Two individuals in a motor cycle posing off as from the Lanka e news have met Thushara Jayalath the brother of Jayalath alias ‘Boothaya’ and given him Rs. 25,000/- telling him to keep this sum to spend for the case.

When Lanka e news inquired from Thushara about this, he confirmed that such a thing did truly happen.This duo had come pretending that they are from Lanka e news. They have berated the Govt. for setting fire to Lanka e news, and handed over this cash with an envelope as expenses for the case. They have added that they would also provide the necessary Lawyers for the legal proceedings, and have then left on the motorcycle.

Similarly, two individuals have met the mother of Susantha alias Susan and tried to give her cash, which she has refused to accept. She had informed the Wellampitiya police about this incident.

The Wellampitiya police OIC Samaranayake answering inquiries made by us said, they are in a state of alert over this episode.

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