Former SAITM CEO further remanded over shooting

The former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the SAITM university, Dr Sameera Senaratne was further remanded over a staged shooting incident targeting his vehicle in February 2017.

Dr. Sameera Senaratne was ordered to be further remanded till July 12th.

Gunmen on a motorbike opened fire on the vehicle of Dr. Sameera Senaratne in Malabe on 2017 February 6.

Senaratne escaped unhurt but the car was damaged in the shooting incident.

Investigations later revealed the shooting incident was staged.

Dr. Sameera Senaratne was later removed from his post at SAITM. (Colombo Gazette)