Basil Rajapaksa now under arrest had committed irregularities says Wimal Weerawansa’s party

Divineguma Additional  DG also remanded

The Kaduwela Magistrate yesterday remanded till May 05 Additional Director General of Divi Neguma Bandula Thilakasiri over financial misappropriation alleged to have taken place during his tenure.  He was produced before the court by the police Financial Crimes Investigations Division (FCID), the Police Media Unit (PMU) said.

 On Wednesday evening, FCID arrested former Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa over alleged misappropriation of Divineguma funds and the police charged him under the Public Property Act……………..  READ ALL

NFF says Basil committed irregularities

National Freedom Front (NFF) is a political party in Sri Lanka is led by Wimal Weerawansa A CLOSE ASSOCIATE OF MAHINDA.

basilNational Freedom Front Propaganda Secretary and Media Spokesman Mohamed Muzammil yesterday admitted that former Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa now under arrest had committed irregularities and his party had been vehemently critical of him on certain matters.

Addressing a press conference at their headquarters at Battaramulla, the NFF firebrand said that the former Minister had been charged under the provisions of the Public Property Act, where a Magistrate had no jurisdiction to grant bail to a suspect when charged under the provisions of the particular act…………….  READ ALL

Ex-FM’s passport further impounded

Colombo Chief Magistrate Gihan Pilapitiya, has ordered the Chief Registrar of Court to retain in a secure place in court, the passport of former Foreign Affairs minister Rohitha Bogollagama. Bogollagama’s passport was impounded after a hearing into a bribery case in which he is cited…………………  READ ALL