Sri Lanka economic crisis: CID interrogates 4 MPs over attacks on protesters

Among those questioned, two are former ministers. All four were interrogated on Wednesday.
An image from April of Sri Lanka Air Force members guarding the Prime Minister's official residence, Temple Trees, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo. (REUTERS)
An image from April of Sri Lanka Air Force members guarding the Prime Minister's official residence, Temple Trees, amid the country's economic crisis, in Colombo. (REUTERS)
Published on May 19, 2022 07:29 AM IST
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Officers from Sri Lanka Police's Criminal Investigation Department (CID) have questioned four Members of Parliament (MPs), including two former ministers, over last week's violence against protesters at two protest sites in Colombo, the country's largest city, local media has reported.

Officers from Sri Lanka Police's Criminal Investigation Department (CID) have questioned four Members of Parliament (MPs), including two former ministers, over last week's violence against protesters at two protest sites in Colombo, the country's largest city, local media has reported.

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