Court Issued Arrest Warrant against Former Central Bank Governor of Sri Lanka
Immediate arrest warrant against the former governor of the central bank, Arjun mahendran, has issued by the court today. Colombo Fort Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne issued the order this afternoon.
The order was issued by the Magistrate after taking into consideration a request by the Criminal Investigations Department and the Department of the Attorney General.
Meanwhile the owner of Perpetual Treasuries Limited Arjun Aloysius and Chief Executive Officer Kasun Palisena who have been arrested in connection with the controversial Central Bank bond issuance have been further remanded.
The duo was remanded till the 29th of March.