Former Ceylinco Chairman Lalith Kothelawala’s wife Cecille Kotelawala who was issued warrants and was arrested while returning back from Dubai is to be produced to the Mt-Lavinia Magistrate Courts today (05).
She was arrested yesterday at the Katunayaka International Airport (KIA) by the Immigration and Emigration Department officers. Later she was handed over to the Criminal Investigation Division for further investigations.
Kothelawala, a Director of the Golden Key Credit Card Company, fled the country following the company’s collapse. Mt. Lavinia Magistrate issued an open warrant to arrest her in 2009.
Deshmanya Deshabandu Jeewaka Lalith Bhupendra Kotelawala was the chairman of Ceylinco Consolidated.
He was remanded for the misappropriation of 26 billion rupees of investments from the failed Golden Key Credit Company.
Cecille Kotelawala fled to many countries and Interpol had issued warrants and red notices for her arrest.