Case against Basil on misappropriating funds fixed for June

A case filed against former Economic Development Minister Basil Rajapaksa over the alleged misappropriation of funds has been set for June.

Accordingly the the case where Rajapaksa and the former Director General of the Divi Neguma Department Kithsiri Ranawaka were accused of misappropriating Rs.35.5 million of funds belonging to the Divi Neguma Department, has been fixed for 04 June 2018.

The alleged misappropriation of funds had taken place when Mahinda Rajapaksa was President and Basil Rajapaksa was a cabinet Minister. (Colombo Gazette)