Apr 16, 2020

Rishad appears before CID

Former Minister Rishad Bathiudeen has appeared before the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) today (16).

The 'Colombo Gazette' has quoted Police Spokesman SP Jaliya Senaratne as to saying that Mr. Bathiudeen was summoned by the CID to record a statement with regard to a land in Mannar.

Allegations have been levelled against Bathiudeen over the purchase of 40 acres of land worth Rs. 24 million in Talaimannar, it adds.