CID tells court relatives of MR grilled over Thajudeen murder

Thajudeen died on May 17, 2012 in Kirulapone and his body was found in his car which had crashed into a wall. The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) informed court today that relatives of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa have been questioned over the murder of rugby player Wasim Thajudeen.The CID also said that it was investigating into the pages of the vehicle log book of the Presidential Security Division which went missing just after Thajudeen’s murder. According to police reports at the time, the rugby player was driving home after attending a party when he lost control of the car and crashed into a wall on Park Road. The police claimed that the car had exploded instantly and burnt the victim. However suspicions later arose over the manner in which he died and it was believed that he was killed. (Colombo Gazette)

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