CID records statement from former Minister Rishad Bathiudeen’s wife | Daily News

CID records statement from former Minister Rishad Bathiudeen’s wife

A Criminal Investigation Department team yesterday recorded a statement from Former Minister Rishad Bathiudeen’s wife at his residence in Colombo.

Police sources said that a lengthy statement was recorded from her.

Police deployed several police teams to arrest former Minister Rishad Bathiudeen, whose location is still unknown.

Police on Tuesday had arrested the Police Officer attached to his security detail

The Attorney General had directed the Acting IGP to obtain a Court warrant and arrest MP Rishad Bathuideen and two others on charges of criminal misappropriation of public funds and violation of election laws with regard to the transport of IDPs in SLTB buses to vote at the 2019 Presidential Election, offences punishable under the Public Property Act.