The Colombo High Court today sentenced an individual who had worked as an accountant attached to a private company, to 367 years rigorous imprisonment for defrauding Rs. 2 million from the company.
The verdict was delivered by Colombo High Court judge Shashi Mahendra who imposed a fine of Rs. 1.9 million and a travel ban on the convict.
The judge also issued an open warrant on the convict as he has been evading court. (Nimanthi Ranasinghe)