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* FCID concludes investigations on Karuna Amman
Wed, Sep 6, 2017, 09:52 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Sept 06, Colombo: The Financial Crimes Investigation Department (FCID) of the Police has concluded the investigations on former deputy minister of the previous Sri Lankan government Vinayagamoorthy Muralitharan alias Karuna Amman over financial irregularities.

Muralitharan is accused of misusing a bullet proof vehicle of the Presidential Secretariat worth 90 million rupees during his tenure in the previous United People's Freedom Alliance led government.

When the case against Muralitharan was taken up today at the Colombo Chief Magistrate's Court today, the FCID informed the court that the investigation has been concluded and all the relevant reports have been sent to the Attorney General.

The FCID said that the Attorney General had informed that they would be advised promptly on the case.

Accordingly Colombo Chief Magistrate Lal Ranasinghe Bandara ordered that the case be taken up on December 14 and the FCID to report the progress in the case.


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