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FCID initiates investigation on SLC

23 August 2016 02:46 pm - 4     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


FCID today informed Colombo Chief Magistrate's Court that it had initiated a broad investigation over alleged financial misappropriation reported at the Sri Lanka Cricket Board since 2010.

Upon a complaint received from the Chairman of COPE Committee, MP Sunil Handunetti, the FCID had started the inquiry.

The complainant urged FCID to probe alleged fraudulent activities reported at the SLC in connection with individuals, former Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage, former Secretary of SLC Nishantha Ranatunga and former interim Committee members D. S. de Silva, Sujeewa Rajapaksa, Kalinga Indatissa, Asantha Seneviratne, Prabath Fonseka.

In the complaint, MP Handunetti had ascertained that according to the inquiry held by the COPE Committee over the Sri Lankan Cricket Board, it had revealed many fraudulent activities at the SLCB since 2010. (Shehan Chamika Silva)

  Comments - 4

  • Latha Tuesday, 23 August 2016 03:32 PM

    Well done the JVP, don't let these rogues get away, they have and still is having a good life with the peoples money. Please crucify the whole lot.

    BR Tuesday, 23 August 2016 03:51 PM

    Please note that the cope commity consists members of all political parts.Hon.Sunil Hadunhetti makes the complain only as its chairman.

    Jude Wednesday, 24 August 2016 10:26 AM

    If FCID can go back time to how the incumbent SLC president won against the Uncle(then sitting President of SL) and the world cup winning captain!!!! How did Thilanga won that presidency election!!???Wow !!!

    mithra Tuesday, 23 August 2016 06:45 PM

    Start with SLBC too. One Hudson Samarasinghe was the chairman then.

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