Meanwhile, the Director of the CID has been transferred to the Terrorism Investigation Division.
Accordingly, SSP Nishantha de Zoysa has been appointed as the new Director of the CID.
The Attorney General issued an order on the 13th to arrest MP Rishad Bathiudeen.
Six police teams launched a search operation for the suspect on the same day but have not been able to arrest him so far.
Meanwhile, the Attorney General summoned the Deputy Inspector General of the CID to inquire into the failure to arrest Rishad Bathiudeen.
The Attorney General stated that the advice of the Attorney General and court orders should not be disregarded.
Meanwhile, Puttalam District Parliamentarian of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna Chinthaka Amal Mayadunne made a special revelation regarding Rishad Bathiudeen today.
Various parties expressed their views today regarding the inability to arrest MP Bathiudeen.