Day: October 10, 2017

Namal, DV Chanaka, Ranaweera and 3 others arrested

MPs Namal Rajapaksa, DV Chanaka, Prasanna Ranaweera and 3 others arrested by Hambantota Police over the protest held in Hambantota on Friday, the Police spokesman said.

Colombo shanty free by 2023 – Minister Ranawaka

Colombo will be a shanty free city by 2023, said the Minister of Megapolis and Western Development Patali Champika Ranawaka.

Directress of Namal’s company arrested at BIA

Iresha de Silva, a directress of Gowers Corporate Services which is allegedly owned by MP Namal Rajapaksa, has been arrested on arrival at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) in Katunayake this morning.

Sri Lanka arrests two over hacking of Taiwan bank accounts

Two people have been arrested in Sri Lanka for suspected money laundering from a Taiwanese bank whose computer system was hacked to enable illicit transactions abroad, police said on Monday.