Nov 25, 2020

Bathiudeen released on bail

Former Minister Rishad Bathiudeen was released on bail by the Fort Magistrate Priyantha Liyanage today (25).

He was released on a cash bail of Rs. 100,000 with two sureties of one million rupees each.

The Magistrate also imposed a travel ban on Mr. Bathiudeen.

He was remanded in connection with alleged misappropriation of public funds to transport IDPs for voting at the last Presidential Election.