The BASL statement on arrest of protesters by police near Parliament.


The BASL statement on arrest of protesters by police near Parliament. I have asked the IGP to ensure that immediate access is given to Attorneys-at-Law to visit and communicate with those arrested and being detained presently at the Maharagama Police Station in terms of the Section 15(2) of the International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearances Act No. 5 of 2018.

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