The Health Ministry says that the CID is asked to investigate the incident in which a stock of hand gloves of Maharagama National Cancer Hospital found in a funeral parlor.
3 minor workers attached to the National Cancer Hospital were taken into custody in connection with the hand gloves incident.
The Ministry suspects a second group operating behind this racket and Minister Maithreepala Sirisena had instructed the officials to hand over the investigations to the CID.
Police arrested the owner of a funeral parlor in Maharagama yesterday in connection with the incident.
Later on the information during the questioning, police arrested the 3 minor workers.