IP Neomal Rangajeewa reinstated by IGP

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Pujith Jayasundara has reinstated IP Neomal Rangajeewa, who was accused and jailed over the 2012 Welikada Prison riot, but was later granted bail.

The Police said that IP Neomal Rangajeewa has been reinstated to his post in the Police Narcotics Bureau (PNB).

Rangajeewa had been arrested together with former Prisons Commissioner Emil Ranjan over the incident. (Colombo Gazette)