IGP Pujith Jayasundara and former Defense Secretary Hemasiri Fernando have been arrested by the CID this afternoon.
Former Defense Secretary, Hemasiri resigned from his post and the IGP was sent on Compulsory leave.
They were ordered to appear before the CID today.
The IGP was admitted to the police hospital and Hemasiri Fernando admitted to the Colombo National Hospital this morning claiming they are ill.
The Attorney General had filed charges against them for not preventing the attack on Easter Sunday.