Actor Ryan Van Rooyen, who was arrested in Dubai and deported to Sri Lanka, was today ordered by the Matara Magistrate’s Court to be further remanded until the 25th of April.
Van Rooyen who was detained at the Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) on April 4th and handed over to the Weligama Police the next day.
The Police then produced him before a Magistrate and the Magistrate ordered that he be remanded till today (April 11).
Ryan Van Rooyen and four others were deported from Dubai and were detained on arrival in Sri Lanka.
Ryan Van Rooyen was among several people arrested with notorious underworld leader Makandure Madush at a hotel in Dubai in February.
Over the past few days most of them were deported to Sri Lanka and detained at the Katunayake airport. (Colombo Gazette)