The police have issued an alert for a wanted conman who has been involved in fraudulent activities by telephoning people saying he is a top government officer.
Police headquarters said that the man, identified as Indika Bandara, had been telephoning people from the mobile number 0775452720 from different parts of the country.
He was arrested last year and a case was filed against him at the Kegalle Magistrate’s Court.
However, while out on bail, he had failed to appear in Court and a warrant was issued to arrest him.
The police subsequently began to received information that he was telephoning people and was involved in fraudulent activities.
The police urged the public to telephone 119 if they have any information regarding this individual.