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Basil & clique remanded

Former Minister of Economic Development Basil Rajapaksa, former secretary to the Ministry of Economic Development Nihal Jayatilleke and Director General of Divineguma R.A.A.K. Ranawaka have been remanded till 5th May. They were remanded when they were taken before Kaduwelea Magistrate yesterday ... Read more

Thursday, 23 April 2015

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Basil arrested

Former Minister of Economic Development Basil Rajapaksa has been arrested say reports. Basil Rajapaksa, accused of Divineguma financial frauds, visited the police fraud investigation bureau today (22nd) at 10.00 a.m. and his statement was recorded at 11.00 a.m. The questioning had ... Read more

Wednesday, 22 April 2015

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