Former military intelligence head arrested over Noyahr incident

Former military intelligence head Major General (Retired) Amal Karunasekara, was arrested by the Police Criminal Investigations Department (CID) over investigations into the abduction and assault on journalist Keith Noyahr.

The Police said that Major General Karunasekara was accused of being involved in the 2008 abduction of the then Associate Editor of The Nation, Keith Noyahr.

Major General Karunasekara was detained at the Military Hospital where he was receiving treatment. (Colombo Gazette)