The state counsel told Court that investigations were being carried out regarding telephone calls taken from and received to President’s House on the day popular rugby player Wasim Thajudeen was murdered. There have been telephone calls from Presidential Secretariat and Temple Trees to Narahenpita Police OIC Damien Perera on the day Thajudeen was found dead.
Investigations have revealed there had been an internal phone network between Presidential Secretariat and Carlton House in Hambanthota and investigation regarding this continues the state counsel had said.
However, state counsel told Court during last session that all data in connection with telephone calls taken and received from Presidential Secretariat had been deleted.
Also, the Court was informed that the laboratory report on the CCTV footage sent to Canada for investigations states the scenes are not clear and it is difficult to identify.