Jun 24, 2020

Mahindananda submits docs on match fixing complaints  Featured

Former Minister of Sports and current Minister of Mahindananda Aluthgamage says he provided a statement over allegations that the 2011 Cricket World Cup final was fixed to the Police Special Investigations Unit.

Aluthgamage speaking to media in Nawalapitiya said he recorded a six-page statement with the Police.

A team of the Police Special Investigation Unit visited Aluthgamage’s office in Nawalapitiya to record a statement over his allegations.

Mahindananda Aluthgamage said he also handed over eight documents related to his complaint over match-fixing.

Aluthgamage said the International Cricket Council in a letter to Former Sports Minister Harin Fernando cited Sri Lanka as allegedly being involved in match fixing and called for an investigation.

(Except for the headline, this story, originally published by newsradio.lk has not been edited by SLM staff)