Mar 25, 2019

Four suspects arrested on bond scam

The CID has arrested four suspects including Former Deputy Governor of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka, P. Samarasiri, Police spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekera said.

The suspects were arrested on the instructions of the Attorney General.

The other three suspects were directors of the perpetual treasury, said the CID.

Accordingly, former Central Bank Deputy Governor Pattilinige Samarasiri, Directors of Perpetual Treasures Pvt Limited, Pushpamitra Gunawardena, Chithra Ranjan Hulugalle and Muthuraja Surendran have been arrested.

The four of them were arrested at their homes this morning (25) and the CID is conducting further investigations.