Uva Provincial Council member Ganeshamurthi arrested

United National Party (UNP) Uva Provincial Council member Arumugam Ganeshamurthi was arrested today over allegations of financial fraud.

The Police said that Ganeshamurthi was arrested following complaints being lodged at the Police alleging that he had obtained money from several individuals promising them employment overseas.

Ganeshamurthi was granted bail after being produced before the Badulla Magistrate. (Colombo Gazette)