Actor Ryan Van Rooyen who was detained at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) yesterday was handed over to the Weligama Police today.
The Police then produced him before a Magistrate and the Magistrate ordered that he be remanded till April 11.
Ryan Van Rooyen and four others were deported from Dubai and were detained on arrival in Sri Lanka yesterday.
Ryan Van Rooyen was among several people arrested with notorious underworld leader Makandure Madush at a hotel in Dubai in February.
Over the past few days most of them were deported to Sri Lanka and detained at the Katunayake airport. (Colombo Gazette)