Jul 03, 2018

Inside help suspected in state bank robbery Featured

Inside help is suspected in the robbery at a state-owned bank at Thalawa in Anuradhapura, where the robbers got away with money and jewelry worth Rs. 95 million, said police spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekara.

Also, the manager had twice been warned that the bank was in a state of insecurity and recommended written rectifications.

The first was on 25 September last year and the second on 19 July this year.

This is entered in the police log book, said the spokesman.