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Muzammil out on bail

10 August 2016 12:09 pm - 7     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


National Freedom Front Spokesman Mohammed Muzammil was released on bail by Fort Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne today.

Considering the circumstances of the suspect’s child, who is ill, the magistrate reviewed medical reports before granting the suspect bail. The suspect was released on a cash bail of Rs. 25,000 and two sureties of Rs. 1 million each.

Muzzamil was taken into custody for allegedly misappropriating Rs. 6.1 million public funds by misusing a vehicle attached to the Presidential Secretariat between 2009-2014.

The FCID filed charges under section 5(1), ‘Dishonest Misappropriation, Criminal Breach of Trust, Cheating, Forgery and Falsification of Accounts’ of the Public Property Act and the Section 3, that ‘Any transaction derived from illegal activity’, of the Money Laundering Act. (Shehan Chamika Silva)


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  Comments - 7

  • ziyard Wednesday, 10 August 2016 12:30 PM

    releasing suspects on special circumstances have the norm,i feel this magistrates is against yahapalanaya...

    Lion Wednesday, 10 August 2016 12:40 PM

    Another empty box is out

    Labby Wednesday, 10 August 2016 12:41 PM

    It's really amazing to what extent we go to releasing politicians from remand for wrongs they had done. Humanitarian grounds?? My foot !

    ANTON Wednesday, 10 August 2016 12:58 PM


    jolly bird Wednesday, 10 August 2016 01:07 PM

    Second part of bailout drama . . AWAIT for the third part. via DM Android App

    Ramsay Wednesday, 10 August 2016 01:21 PM

    He was remanded for using government vehicle....why isn't Arjun Mahendran even questioned by FCID yet?

    kaboos Wednesday, 10 August 2016 01:46 PM

    in for ramadan out for haji

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