The terrorist investigation department arrested another associate of terrorist Mohammad Saharan who got trained together. The suspect was arrested at a garment factory in Maharagama. The suspect has identified as Mohammad Thajudeen Azees Ahamad, a resident of Aranayaka area. This suspect has undergone training in Nuwara Eliya Blackpool area along with Mohammad Sahara. The suspect was arrested with the support of Naval Intelligence Unit. The suspect is being interrogated by CID.
- Parliamentarian Anura Kumara Dissanayaka alleged that the Opposition leader has deliberately skipped the No confidence motion debate
- The No confidence motion brought against Prime Minister and the Cabinet of Ministers has been defeated with a comfortable margin