Sep 29, 2017

Warrant for Selacine ex-chairman’s arrest Featured

An open warrant has been issued for the arrest of former Selacine chairman Pradeep Udayakumar Edirisinghe, a closest friend of MP Namal Rajapaksa.

Presently living in England, Edirisinghe is facing court action over the alleged misuse of Rs. 120 million of money belonging to Selacine during the period he was its chairman.

Colombo chief magistrate Lal Ranasinghe Bandara, who took up the case today (29), remanded another suspect, former internal auditor of the institution Maheshan Subhani Jayalath, until October 13.