The Chief Executive Officer of the Deyata Kirula 2013 exhibition has been arrested by the Criminal Investigations Department (CID) over allegations of committing fraud, the police media unit said today.
Kanthi Gunawardana was arrested after an anticipatory bail plea filed by her was rejected by the Colombo Fort Magistrate yesterday.
Gunawardana was arrested over a Rs. 39 million fraud complaint lodged against her by the Ministry of Telecommunications.
She is to be produced before the Colombo Fort Magistrate today while the CID conducts further investigations. (Colombo Gazette)