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Janasetha Peramuna goes to FCID against CB Governor

29 June 2016 02:49 pm - 6     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Leader of the Janasetha Peramuna, Battaramulle Seelarathana Thero lodged a complaint at the Police Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID) against the Central Bank Governor Arjuna Mahendran citing non declaration of assets.

Seelarathana Thero met the Deputy Inspector General (IGP) in charge of the FCID Ravi Waidyalankara and had reportedly produced documents supporting his complaint against the Governor.

The DIG had however declined to receive the complaint and had instead directed the Thero to the Inspector General of Police.

When questioned DIG Waidyalankara said that it was not his authority to determine whether it was a complaint to be investigated under the FCID and it was IGP Pujith Jayasundara who would decide which law enforcement agency is most suitable to probe it.

However, the DIG said that it is much likely to be probed under the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption as it is a complaint regarding non declaration of assets. (Kurulu Koojana Kariyakarawana)


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  Comments - 6

  • Jesus Thursday, 30 June 2016 01:46 AM

    Mind your business inside the temple and preach hate that's what you guys are good for

    Leo Thursday, 30 June 2016 06:10 AM

    Why is thera worried about another mans assets. You do what you took up to do. via DM Android App

    shanthapriya Wednesday, 29 June 2016 03:07 PM


    Ramsay Wednesday, 29 June 2016 03:10 PM

    Even if the complaint had been accepted it will never be inquired as the FCID is the arm of temple trees hunting after opposition politicians

    Mevan Wednesday, 29 June 2016 03:26 PM

    Ane 'hamuduruwane' the matter is now resolved and don't worry further.

    Arjuna Ranawana Wednesday, 29 June 2016 04:52 PM

    Ven. Thero !. Now enough to talking of jokes. As a buddhist monk , please think about your yellow robe at least at this time.

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