Deputy Minister of Social Empowerment and Welfare Ranjan Ramanayake who had appeared before the
supreme court over contempt of court charges today (25)again received a notice to reappear before the commission on 21th of November .
The petition which was filed against Deputy Minister Ramanayake on contempt of court charges by the General Secretary of the Sinhala Ravaya organization Magalkande Sudantha Thero and Retiered Airforce personal Sunil Perera was taken up before hearing today (25) before justices Anil Gunaratne and Buvaneka Aluvihare.
Deputy minister Ramanayake who appeared before the Supreme Court today informed the court that he didnt received the notice issued by Supreme Court on 12th of October.
extend the duration of the Special Presidential Commission Of Inquiry which investigating on the Central Bank bond scam by another six weeks according to the Secretary to the Commission Sumathipala Udugamasuriya.
The duration of the Bonds Commission which ended the colllecting of evidence regarding the bond scam recently due to end on 27th of October and President has extended the duration of the commission until 08th of December as per the request made by the Commission to do so to continue the investigations on bond scam.
Four persons including the former Chairman of Litro
Gas company Shaleela Munasinghe who are in prison over involved in transferring of money belonging to Far Eastern International Bank in Taiwan into a personal bank account ,have been further remanded until 06th of November by the Colombo Fort Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne today (25).
The suspects have been further remanded after being produced before the Colombo Fort Magistrate Court.
The Magistrate has ordered the authorities to hand over the full details of all the Bank accounts belonging to the suspects to Criminal Investigation Department (CID)as per the request made by the CID.
Colombo Fort Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne has today(25) rejected the
request made by the main suspect of Central Bank Bond Scam and
director of Perpetual Treasuries Arjun Aloysius to travel to Singapore
Arjun Aloysius had made the foreign tour
request through a motion submitted to the court by an Attorney At Law
and the Colombo Fort Magistrate has rejected the motion as He is the
main suspect of the Central Bank Bond Scam and still not produced before
the court as the suspect of the scam.
The court had
imposed a travel ban on three other persons attached to the Perpetual
Treasuries including it's Chief Executive Officer Kasun Palihena .