Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 16 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lankan court further remands former minister
Mon, May 11, 2015, 05:19 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

May 11, Colombo: A Sri Lankan court today further remanded the former Co-operatives and Internal Trade Minister of Sri Lanka Johnston Fernando.

The Kurunegala Magistrate's Court today remanded Fernando till the 25th of this month.

Fernando was arrested by the Financial Crime Investigation Division (FCID) of police on May 5th over alleged financial irregularities at the state-owned wholesale network Lanka Sathosa during his tenure as the Co-operatives and Internal Trade Minister.

Fernando and the former Chairman of Lanka Sathosa were refused bail by courts today.

** Related Story :: Former Sri Lankan minister Johnston Fernando arrested

 


ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
AG advises against releasing full bond commission report
-- [1 hour and 11 minutes ago]
Malwatte Mahanayake Thera speaks against continuing trade union actions
-- [1 hour and 39 minutes ago]
Gotabhaya Rajapaksa arrives at FCID to make a statement
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lanka police arrest another four suspects for killing a leopard
-- [3 hours ago]
Georgia MIA arrests 8 citizens of Sri Lanka for attempting to cross border illegally
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lanka's John Keells IT to accelerate business innovation with Microsoft
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lanka President assures government's development program will equally benefit all
Sri Lanka PM says plans are afoot to develop Galle as a major tourist destination
World Bank grants Sri Lanka $ 200 million to control non-communicable diseases - Health Minister
Three suspects including a police officer arrested for suspicious death of a constable

Copyright © 2000, 2015 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.