Colombo Fort Magistrate Miss Lanka Jayaratna ordered to further remand former Chairman of Sri Lanka Tourist Promotion Authority and its former Executive Director who have been arrested by FCID in connection with an investigation being carried out on spending Rs. 5.7 million public money for the election campaign of Mr. Shashieendra Rajapaksa who contested the Uva PC election.
The two gentlemen who have been re-remanded are Messrs. Bhashwara Senanka and D.S. Jayaweera.
Former directors of the Authority Kithsiri Ranawaka, R. Hemathilleke, W.A. Chandrasiri and Hema Dharmawardene who were produced before Court on same charges have been released on bail.