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Sri Lanka Customs Superintendent Athula Lankadevas residence in Maharagama was given security from Monday night.
Finance Minister Dr. Sarath Amunugama met top Customs and Police officials on Monday to deal with the problem of providing security to customs officers under threat.rn

rnLankadeva is currently conducting a revenue fraud investigation into the import of GoldQuest gold medals and other projects.rn

rnThe day after the attempted assassination of the Customs officer, advertisements appeared on newspapers, assuring GoldQuest customers that the problem with Sri Lanka Customs will be sorted soon.rn

rnLater GoldQuest in a press statement denied that it had any hand in the attack.rn

Instead it urged police to investigate the beginnings of what it called was a campaign to tarnish its name.rn

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