Suspect arrested for impersonating officials and obtaining money

The Terrorism Investigations Division (TID) has arrested a suspect who had impersonated a President’s Additional Secretary and a Private Secretary and obtained money from individuals by promising to send them overseas for employment.

The arrest was made following a complaint filed by President’s Secretary Austin Fernando.

The suspect, identified as Mahesh Muditha Kumara was arrested in Eheliyagoda. (Colombo Gazette)