Colombo High Court rejects bail for Sicille Kotelawala

Lalith SicilleThe Colombo Colombo High Court today rejected bail for Sicille Kotelawala and further remanded her till April 27.

Sicille Kotelawala, wife of businessman Lalith Kotelawala, was remanded till today and when she was presented in court earlier this month and her bail application was taken up for hearing today.

She was arrested on February 4 after returning to the country at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA).

Sri Lankan authorities had in 2009 sought Interpol assistance to arrest Sicille Kotelawala, one of the main suspects in the Rs 26 billion Golden Key credit card fraud.

The Mt Lavinia Magistrate had issued a warrant for her arrest. (Colombo Gazette)



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