Oct 19, 2020

Bathiudeen arrested in Dehiwala

MP Rishad Bathiudeen has been arrested by the CID from an apartment at Ebenezer Place, Dehiwala this morning (19), Police Spokesman DIG Ajith Rohana said.

He is to be produced before courts later today.

Bathiudeen is accused of transporting Internally displaced persons from Puttalam to Mannar in SLTB buses to cast their votes during the 2019 Presidential election.