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Rs. 1.4 mn withdrawn with stolen ATM card

Kalutara South Police look for fraudster

The Kalutara South Police Crime Branch launched an investigation to nab a person who had withdrawn Rs. 1.4mn from a bank using a stolen ATM card of a patient who has been under treatment at the Kalutara Nagoda Hospital.

The patient, Gunasena Jayalath, had complained to the Kalutara South Police on November 2 that his wallet including the ATM card had been stolen while he was at the Nagoda Hospital.

When he was discharged from the hospital, he realised that his wallet had been stolen. When he checked with the bank, he was told that Rs. 1.4mn had been withdrawn from his account.