Chamuditha in CID over ‘Pinnacle’ story
The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) investigating into the allegations that the gemstone in the old pinnacle of the Sacred Ruwanweli Seya has been replaced with stones made of glass, yesterday questioned media personality Chamuditha Samarawickrama yesterday.
The CID started investigations into these allegations on the directive of the Inspector General of Police.
Chamuditha has been questioned about the interview conducted by him in relation to the Pinnacle (Chudamanikya) of the Ruwanweli Seya. The CID has been tasked to conduct full scale investigations into these claims at the request of the Chief Incumbent of the Ruwanweli Maha Seya Most Ven. Pallegama Hemarathana Thera and the Dayaka Sabha.
The Thera and the Dayaka Sabha had requested the IGP to conduct investigations