ISIS terror suspect is the nephew of Sri Lankan minister

The ISIS terror suspect arrested in Australia last week is the close relative of a Sri Lankan cabinet minister, a deputy minister has admitted today.

Speaking to journalists in Colombo today, deputy minister H.M.M.S. Harees said the ISIS terror suspect is the nephew of the wife of Faiszer Musthapha, the minister of Sports, Provincial and Local Government.

Meanwhile, informed sources in Colombo have told the Tamil Polity that the Sri Lankan ¬†government has initiated high level talks¬†with Austrlian officials to secure the suspect’s release.