FCID grills Basil

Basil Rajapaksa

Former minister Basil Rajapaksa has arrived to the Police Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID) to give a statement regarding the misappropriation of state funds and a financial transaction taken place at the Divi Neguma Department, Police spokesman ASP Ruwan Gunasekara said.

The FCID indicted former minister Rajapaksa for misappropriation of state funds, spending Divi Neguma funds for the propaganda campaign of the past presidential election and several other irregularities.

Rajapaksa, who left for the US soon after the presidential elections, arrived in the country yesterday.

(DM Online)