Two Moulavis arrested over links to Zahran Hashim

The Terrorism Investigations Department (TID) has arrested two Moulavis over their alleged links to Zahran Hashim, the alleged mastermind behind the Easter Sunday bomb attacks.

The Police said that the two Moulavis were arrested in the Hettipola and Nikaweratiya areas.

Initial investigations revealed that they had received training with Zahran Hashim in Nuwara Eliya.

Zahran Hashim was known to have had a weapons training camp in Nuwara Eliya.


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