Rajapaksa’s lawyers filed the bail application over his recent arrest and decision by the Kaduwela Magistrate to remand him.
Rajapaksa was arrested over the alleged misappropriation of funds.
He was arrested recently appearing before the police Financial Crimes Investigations Division (FCID).
The former Minister was questioned over the misappropriation of Divineguma funds when he was a Minister.
He was later arrested and produced before court and remanded till August 1st. (Colombo Gazette)