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Brian Thomas remanded

Former Cricket commentator Brian Thomas who was arrested over a financial fraud was ordered to be remanded till February 18 by Colombo Additional Magistrate Bandara Nelumdeniya.

The Criminal Investigation Department informed the court that the suspect, while acting as an intermediary, had requested a sum of Rs.1.4 billion from a businessman with the aim of investing it in a well-known company in Sri Lanka.

The CID told the Court that the suspect had been arrested when he was summoned to the Criminal Investigations Department to record a statement.

The CID also stated that a statement has been recorded from the suspect with regard to the incident.