Diplomatic moves are under way to bring Makandure Madush and 24 others who were arrested by the Dubai and Sri Lanka Police at a hotel party in Dubai. However, it is learnt that the Dubai Police may take at least 14 days to complete the investigation and the suspects are under interrogation.
Officials say that only when individuals are to be prosecuted that relevant authorities would be contacted. They say that until their preliminary investigations into the case is over, they have no say. They have no jurisdiction over the matter and any attempts to circumvent protocols are unwelcome.” Informed sources say that Dubai police authorities may take as many as 14 days to conduct their investigations and may not reveal information during such time.