Six more persons, who were arrested in Dubai with Makandure Madush, have been deported to Sri Lanka, stated the Police Media Spokesperson.
Reportedly, the cousin brother of Makandure Madush is among the persons deported from Dubai.
They had been taken into the custody of the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) and State Intelligence Service upon their arrival at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA), for further questioning.
The arrestees are namely Seneviratne Mawathage Dayan Buddhima Perera, Mohamed Badurdeen Mohamed Riyaz, Ranasinghage Suresh Wasantha, Meranga Simon Hewage Rupadasa, Mohamed Jabeer Mohamed Hebrew and Samarasinghege Nilan Romesh.
On February 5th, the Dubai Police had arrested “Makandure Madush” at a party which involved drugs. Several prominent underworld figures and Sri Lankan celebrities were also taken into custody at this party thrown by Madush.