(Lanka-e-News -18.Feb.2017, 10.00PM) A group including an army Major and two sergeants were arrested today(18) in the early hours of the morning , in connection with the ghastly cold blooded murder of editor Lasantha Wickremetunge , attack on journalists Keith Noyahr and Upali Tennekoon . These suspects were the White Van criminal team who held sway during the nefarious decade of the Rajapakses while engaging in attacks and killings of journalists .
Bulatwatte is the name of the major arrested. During the investigations into the attack on Keith Noyahr by the special CID team , information regarding these suspects surfaced , and subsequently it came to light these suspects as a group have been involved in the other media killings and attacks too.
The group including the major and sergeants after being produced before Mt. Lavinia magistrate this noon (18) were ordered to be remanded until the 23 rd.
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