Inspector General of Sri Lanka Police Pujith Jayasundera says necessary measures have been taken to control the number of killings reported from various parts of the country.
IGP Pujith Jayasundara made this remark while participating in a function held in Colombo today.
Meanwhile, extensive investigations have been launched into four individuals who had connections with to leading underworld leaders, Maddumage Lasantha Chandana Perera alias Angoda Lokka and Makadure Madush.
The four supporters of the organized criminal gang leader Angoda Lokka have been arrested by the Mirihana police during a raid. The raid was conducted by a team of officers from the Special Criminal Investigation Unit of the Mirihana Police.
Among the suspects are Dileepa Madhushan Mahanama alias Mana, Thushara Nuwan, Brandgampala, Nadeeshana Sepala Dahanayake alias ‘Ran Kella’, and Shashika Dinesh Pushpalal, a former Navy sailor.