A retired Customs Officer who was detained for allegedly attempting to handover banned items to the LTTE has been remanded.
The CID arrested the suspect. He had been detained under emergency regulations. According to the report presented by the CID to the Courts he had attempted to release high-tech equipment belonging to the LTTE from the Customs. The CID said that the investigation report has been presented to the Attorney General. The CID has submitted to the Courts that further action will be taken on the advice of the Attorney General.