Approval granted to probe assets of Mahindananda, Sajin Vaas & Priyath

Saturday, 21 February 2015 - 8:48

Colombo Chief Magistrate Gihan Pilapitiya yesterday permitted the CID to probe the assets of MP Sajin Vass Gunawardane, former Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage, former Sri Lanka Ports Authority Chairman Priyath Bandu and their relatives.

The approval was given to probe assets at 81 state and commercial banks and financial institutions.

The CID informed the Magistrate that the investigations would be launched based on the Money Laundering Act.