Mar 25, 2019

5 remanded over bond scam

The Chairman and 3 directors of the Perpetual Treasuries Limited. and former Central Bank Deputy Governor have been arrested by the Criminal Investigation Department in connection with the Central Bank bond scam.

The arrested suspects are, Geoffrey Aloysius, the Chairman of Perpetual Treasuries Limited, Pushpamitra Gunawardana, Chitra Ranjan Hulugalle and Muthuraja Surendran Directors of Perpetual Treasuries Limited and Paththinige Samarasiri , Former Central Bank Deputy Governor.

They were presented before Colombo Magistrate Court today (March 25) and court ordered them to be kept under remand custody until 05th April 2019.