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Former Health Minister Tissa Attanayake had been arrested by the Colombo Crimes Division (CCD) a short while ago in Colombo on charges of creating forged documents during the January Presidential Election, Police Spokesman Ajith Rohana said.


Addressing a news conference held at the Police Headquarters a while ago, he said the MP was being interrogated by the CCD at the moment. (Lahiru Pothmulla & Sanath Desmond)





 


Video by Sanath Desmond

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  • Lion Monday, 02 February 2015 02:23 PM

    This man must be given the maximum punish available in the penal code.blatant lie he fabricated with cronies of Rajapaksha regime,created panic in the minds of voters there by reducing the votes of the president.

    Senator Thursday, 05 February 2015 06:40 PM

    The unlucky one.Had he been with the UNP at the time of the election, RW would have still been in the wilderness.

    Shan Monday, 02 February 2015 06:36 PM

    Good news. Law should be above all.

    Ravi Sene Monday, 02 February 2015 05:37 PM

    Grahaya neecha wela

    joseph Monday, 02 February 2015 05:33 PM

    This is another classic example of what happens to people who work with MR as what happened to Mohan Peiris

    Gore Monday, 02 February 2015 04:49 PM

    Ditta Dharma Vedhaniya Karma!

    BuffaloaCitizen Monday, 02 February 2015 04:32 PM

    Simply said, he was ready to blindly do anything for his new found trusted masters.

    lanka putha Monday, 02 February 2015 02:36 PM

    poor fellow was try to make some money quickly but it missed fired.

    Cheers Monday, 02 February 2015 02:36 PM

    Work of Ranil and the UNP please note Ranil is like a snake he is a revengeful person as well

    Listner Monday, 02 February 2015 02:34 PM

    All good things must come to an end....

    Prem Monday, 02 February 2015 02:33 PM

    Law should be applied to all equally. We are watching.

    Fassey Monday, 02 February 2015 02:32 PM

    Aney Tissa lokkage padheyta natanna begin dhan beraganna aluth lokkath ne parana lokkath ne

    BuffaloaCitizen Monday, 02 February 2015 02:29 PM

    For the sake of winning a position with his new found dirty masters, he was ready to do anything, even to commence dirty work with immediate effect. He never knew the repercussions of such dirty acts and only believed that his master will win and it will be carnival time thereafter.

    anura Monday, 02 February 2015 02:05 PM

    Good move ,

    Tony R Monday, 02 February 2015 02:21 PM

    Hey. stooges of Mahinda! It is your merry time. Scream at your top to protest against, as per your version, the harrassement of opposition members..!

    C Mantilake Monday, 02 February 2015 02:20 PM

    You deserve what you get for attempting cheat the public in such a low, despicable Manner

    ponil Monday, 02 February 2015 02:19 PM

    Jahapalne,I.O.$IRIBIRIS.....

    hb Monday, 02 February 2015 02:17 PM

    I once listened to an interview where he said he did not forge any document but merely produced a document which an unknown person had sent to him anonymously. What a pathetic excuse by a man who was once a the secretary of the UNP.

    public Monday, 02 February 2015 02:17 PM

    Whats this political witch hunt?

    yehiya Monday, 02 February 2015 02:14 PM

    Very unfortunate. End of càreer

    Kamal Naser Monday, 02 February 2015 02:13 PM

    There seems to be no other option, but I feel sorry for Tissa.

    ishanga Monday, 02 February 2015 02:12 PM

    good news

    Anticleon Monday, 02 February 2015 02:12 PM

    He betrayed people in many ways. He deserves it.

    Philip Monday, 02 February 2015 02:10 PM

    If found guilty the courts should impose a fine of Rs 500 million so that monies paid to crossover can be recovered by the state, as it was paid through the tax payers money.

    Mowsil Monday, 02 February 2015 02:10 PM

    Aiyyo Tissa!

    ilyas Monday, 02 February 2015 02:10 PM

    Countdown begins!


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