CID records statement from Rishad Bathiudeen for nearly 4 hours

Rishad Bathiudeen

Former Minister Rishad Bathiudeen has left the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) after giving a statement for nearly 4 hours.

The statement is with regard to a land issue in Mannar.

The CID had recorded a statement from him on April 14 over the same incident.

Earlier, former Minister Rishad Bathiudeen’s brother Rifkan Bathiudeen was arrested and remanded over allegedly selling a land in Mannar to a private company under a false deed.