Former National Intelligence Chief Major General (Retd) Kapila Hendawitharana arrived at the Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID) this morning to give a statement in connection with an ongoing investigation.
Maj. Gen. Hendawitharana was charged of depositing Rs. 3.2 million to his account at the Bank of Ceylon through a number of banks across the country.
Earlier, The Colombo Additional Magistrate Nishantha Peiris allowed the FCID to probe all accounts of the former Intelligence Chief.
4 what waste of time for every one. next day they will bring someone and they will forget who came previously via DM iOS App
Naginda Wednesday, 14 June 2017 04:16 PM
Intelligence Chiefs in all countries have access to secret funds. Only in SL they are exposed to the public.
Selvyn Wednesday, 14 June 2017 04:16 PM
Some fools are suggesting that these buggers must rewarded but do we have to pardon for misappropriation. He deserves punishment via DM Android App
Gamini Wednesday, 14 June 2017 04:30 PM
This will bring down the morale of our Intelligence officers.
Aladeniya Kirimathaya Wednesday, 14 June 2017 05:35 PM
Yes, this fellow was the right hand of Mahinda who is responsible for all dirty works MR did.
ceylon Wednesday, 14 June 2017 06:03 PM
sri lanka have proffesionals.but they dont do proffesional quality of work. via DM Android App
Mandy Wednesday, 14 June 2017 08:34 PM
This is not intelligence matter but unintelligent crime of embezzlement.
Sofia Wednesday, 14 June 2017 08:37 PM
So they heve money in personal account - never heard that even in fiction stories. They can have in numbered accounts for disposl with special approvals..
Bala Wednesday, 14 June 2017 08:39 PM
Yes the morale to do personal crimes will dimiinish while serving country with honour will increase.
admin Wednesday, 14 June 2017 09:08 PM
Have we ever heard this type of things happening in any other country. Chief of intelligence who with his team provided vital information to end 30 years of terrorism being humiliated. For Rs.3.2 million. what is the cost of central bank bomb blast, cost of Sapugaskanda oil tank blast, cost of Katunayake air post blast. what is the annual cost weapons used in the war what is the cost of 600 policeman killed by the terrorist. What is the cost of life of President Premadasa, How much did the government spend to treat Mr.Chandrika Bandaranayake, after her eye was wounded due to terrorist attack. Take a count of all these.
Bala Wednesday, 14 June 2017 09:49 PM
According to list of the disasters you give, it looks intelligence has FAILED to stop them. So what is your point ?
Ranil Wednesday, 14 June 2017 01:42 PM
It’s a Sad news. they must be rewarded instead of bringing them to FCID or whatever.
citizan Wednesday, 14 June 2017 01:48 PM
Are u mad, any wrong doing have to be punished
das Wednesday, 14 June 2017 01:49 PM
Yes, let him keep the Rs. 3.2 million
Nihal Alponso Wednesday, 14 June 2017 01:50 PM
What a Sad Situation . The Intelligence chief been questioned . This guy would have saved hundreds of our children been massacred by suicide carders . But now marched under western influence who hates our freedom over terror .
tony Wednesday, 14 June 2017 01:52 PM
we do what India n USA say us to do , sad in deed
vithura Wednesday, 14 June 2017 02:03 PM
Looks like all these crooks have been busy bankrupting the country, all the while chanting nationalism to distract the gullible masses!
Ganesh Wednesday, 14 June 2017 02:08 PM
Funny comment somebody who was in the responsible position should be rewarded for misappropriating such staggering amount
ceylon Wednesday, 14 June 2017 02:14 PM
non ending investigations.non ending statements.non ending remand.non ending bail.never prosecute.never jail.hai hui sirisenage baiscope eka. via DM Android App
Sofia Wednesday, 14 June 2017 02:17 PM
Rewarded for embezzlement ?? Rewards are for good deeds only.
Bala Wednesday, 14 June 2017 02:48 PM
You mean if he is guilty of a crime against people by making money, he hould go scot free. then let us say no action against Forces for any crime.
Liberal One Wednesday, 14 June 2017 02:51 PM
Only the military police should be allowed to investigate against something as sensitive and intelligence services. What does Anura Dissanayakes stooges at FCID know about intelligence?
Nish Wednesday, 14 June 2017 02:53 PM
If we had a FCID before the end of war, I'm sure we wouldn't have won the war. Who wants to answer these political billy boys after risking your life for the country?
Hesh Wednesday, 14 June 2017 02:55 PM
FCID should check how their boss, Anura Kumara Dissanayake managed to send his son to a private university before turning their guns at a man like Hendawitharana.
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