Ex-Sathosa chairman arrested at BIA

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Former chairman of Sathosa, K.Nalin Ruwanjeeva Fernando was arrested today by the FCID at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) while attempting to flee the country, Police said.

He was arrested on charges of misappropriating government funds amounting to Rs.39 million in 2014 to buy Carrom and Checker-boards.

He was to be produced in the Fort Magistrate’s Court today. (Thilanka Kanakarathna)


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  Comments - 12

  • Dee Friday, 06 April 2018 01:59 PM

    Why no Interim order for him?

    DHA Friday, 06 April 2018 02:15 PM

    When will you'll arrest the true culprit ???

    Journey Friday, 06 April 2018 02:32 PM

    PM yesterday said he would go on a new journey with all who supported the Government in the no-confidence motion.

    EYE WASH. Friday, 06 April 2018 02:37 PM


    Sanju Saturday, 07 April 2018 09:18 AM

    This is no sprat @! Looks more like the fattened bull.

    Well-done Friday, 06 April 2018 02:42 PM

    My greatest respect goes out to this person as he is a much better businessman when compared to the great Dhammika Perera. wow a misappropriation of 39 million by simple carrom and checkers boards, this guy knows how to make money.

    Citizen Perera Friday, 06 April 2018 03:50 PM

    South Korea's Ex President sentenced to 24 years in jail.....There are 100s of investigations in sri lanka but ... no jail terms....!!!!

    Madushi Friday, 06 April 2018 04:43 PM

    How about that father and family members ? Hope he is reading this news with a cute smile.

    Unchikun Friday, 06 April 2018 06:24 PM

    Chairman? To me he looks like a professional crook!

    ST RANIL Friday, 06 April 2018 08:56 PM

    ANOTHER EPISODE. doesn't he know he is having the travel ban?

    A. K. Adwani Friday, 06 April 2018 10:15 PM

    He too will have the right to refuse to testify under the funamental rights.

    Raj Saturday, 07 April 2018 10:15 AM

    I met this guy once on a business meeting and was wondering how he got there has the ChairmanCrook is not the word these are types appointed to run the countries public companies no wonder our country is poor and few are rich

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