Travel ban for Swiss Embassy staff member extended

Travel ban for Swiss Embassy staff member extended

9 December 2019 12:51 pm

The travel ban imposed on the Swiss Embassy employee who was a victim of recent abduction has been extended till December 12 by the Colombo Magistrate Court today (09).

The complaint was taken up before Colombo Chief Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne and the Criminal Investigation Department stated that recording statement from the said Swiss Embassy employee was commenced yesterday and she has been informed to appear before the CID today as well. 

Accordingly, the travel ban imposed on the victime has been extended until Thursday, and the Court has ordered to submit a report detailing whether any physical or sexual assault was encountered upon her abduction and a psychological status in the aftermath of abduction.