Case against Namal Rajapaksa fixed for July 18 | Daily News

Case against Namal Rajapaksa fixed for July 18

The two cases filed against Hambantota District Parliamentarian Namal Rajapaksa and three others alleged involvement in laundering money amounting to Rs.30 million through Gowers Corporate Services (Pvt) Limited between 2013 and 2014, were postponed till July 18 by Colombo Chief Magistrate Lanka Jayarathne.
 
The four accused, Namal Rajapaksa, the eldest son of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, Sudarshana Bandara, Nithya Senani Samaranayake and Sujani Bogollagama who functioned as the directors of Gowers Corporation (Pvt) Ltd were present in court when the case was taken up before the Colombo Chief Magistrate’s Court.
 
The FCID commenced investigation into a complaint that MP Namal Rajapaksa had purchased Hello Corp.Pvt. Ltd for Rs. 100 million using ill-gotten funds of Growers Corporation and NR Consultation Pvt Ltd, allegedly owned by Namal Rajapaksa.
 
The FCID informed Court that investigations revealed that MP Rajpaksa had been allegedly involved in money laundering to the amount of Rs. 15 million at NR Consultation Pvt Ltd and another Rs.30 million in Gowers Corporation Pvt Ltd, in 2012.
 
The Magistrate fixed the two cases for July 18.


 

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