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Sri Lanka police offer one million rupee reward for information on Fonseka's son-in-law
Wed, Mar 24, 2010, 11:04 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Mar 24, Colombo: Sri Lanka police have offered a one million rupee reward to any person who gives information on former military chief General (Retired) Sarath Fonseka's son-in-law, Danuna Tilakaratne who is absconding arrest.
The Colombo Fort Magistrate last week re-issued a warrant for the arrest of Tilakaratne, who as the president of Hicorp International and the British Borneo Defence, is accused of earning profits from arms procurement deals of the Army that were awarded to him by the former Army Commander General Fonseka during the war with the LTTE.
The CID had informed the court that Danuna has been hiding and that he could still be in the country. The CID had told the Court that Danuna had been using international telephone facilities to mislead the investigations. The CID has also produced a report to the Court of several locations which he had frequented.
The Police is prepared to offer a one million rupee reward to any person who gives information for his apprehension.