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Woman confronts Vaas

2013 Jul 10

Heated situation occurred as woman started furiously accusing the former DIG Vaas Gunawaradana when he was being taken to the prison bus after Colombo Magistrate ordered him to be remanded until July 19th.

The particular woman accused him of murdering her son.

Speaking to media, Sandya Priyadarshani stated that her son, Sadun Lasitha Kumara who is a resident of Siridharma Mawatha was arrested on the land dispute in 2009 and he was murdered while he was in police custody.

She further stated that, she filed a case in 2009 and the court proceedings have not been concluded so far.

A group disturbed her objecting her comments, which lead to a dispute, and the police dispersed the gathering.

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