May 27, 2021

Director of Pvt. bank remanded for Rs. 910 m fraud

A Director of a private bank who was arrested over committing a financial fraud amounting to Rs. 910 million, has been remanded until June 08.

Taking up the case, Nugegoda Magistrate Prasanna Alwis has ordered to remand the suspect, identified as Priyanka Kumara - a resident of the Maharagama Wattegedara area.

The offenses were committed in 2017 & 2018; and the suspect was arrested by the CID in Bibila on Wednesday (May 26) and was moved to Colombo, Police Spokesperson DIG Ajith Rohana says.