Probe reveals suspect in custody supplied explosives to Hashim’s brother

A suspect remanded in connection to the Easter Sunday attacks has revealed that he had supplied explosives to the brother of the ringleader of the attacks, Zahran Hashim.

Police Spokesman, Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Ajith Rohana said Rasik Raza has been transferred to the Terrorism Investigation Division (TID) after new evidence had been uncovered.

https://colombogazette.com/2021/04/30/probe-reveals-suspect-in-custody-supplied-explosives-to-hashims-brother/

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