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Monday, 11 May 2015 - 14:40
Update: Sajin Vaas Gunawardana remanded
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MP Sajin de Vass Gunawardana has been remanded until 20th of this month after he was arrested by the CID this afternoon.

MP Gunawardana was remanded when he was produced before Colombo Chief Magistrate Gihan Pilapitiya in connection with the misuse of 20 vehicles belonging to the President’s Secretariat.

MP Sajin de Vass Gunawardana reported to the CID this morning to give a statement with regard to misplacing of several vehicles that belonged to the President Secretariat.

Police Media Spokesman ASP Ruwan Gunasekera said the MP was arrested after questioning him.


Update : Monday, 11 May 2015 - 19:50
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Sajin Vaas arrested


A controversial Sri Lankan MP and businessman Sajin de Vass Gunawardena has been arrested by Criminal Investigation Department (CID) over the allegation of misusing vehicles belongs to the Presidential Secretariat short while ago, Police sources stated.

A current Member of Parliament of Sri Lanka was the former CEO of Mihin Lanka government sponsored budget airline.

He has also served as coordinating secretary on trade and foreign affairs to the President of Sri Lanka. Prior to entering parliament in 2010 he was a member of the southern provincial council.

Sajin has been involved in several controversies, and was widely criticized for his role as CEO of Mihin Lanka and for his involvement in the bankruptcy and financial misfortune of the airline.

He also had served as the former foreign affairs monitoring minister during Ex-President Mahinda Rajapaksa regime.



Update : Monday, 11 May 2015 - 14:32
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Criminal Investigation Department (CID) currently recording a statement from MP Sajin Vaas Gunawardena over the misuse of vehicles belonging to the Presidential Secretariat, Police sources stated. 

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