Former STF Commandant Sarathchandra Released On Bail

Former STF Commandant Sarathchandra Released On Bail
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The government says the arrest of former Special Task Force (STF) Commander KLM Sarathchandra was not politically motivated. He was arrested on charges of misusing a vehicle attached to the STF.

Mr. Sarathchandra was released on bail by the Colombo Chief Magistrate Gihan Pilapitiya today. He was released on two sureties of Rs. 1million each and was ordered to report to the CID every Sunday. Police Special Investigations Unit (SIU) arrested DIG Sarathchandra, who was also the Coordinating Secretary of Security Division of Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, on charges of misappropriating a STF vehicle causing a Rs. 146, 690 losses to the State.
Minister of Law and Order and Southern Development Sagala Ratnayake speaking in Parliament on the 8th day of the Committee Stage Debate for the 2017 Budget proposal said actions taken against the former STF commander were in accordance with the law.

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