Former Minister Rajitha Senaratne has been remanded until December 30.
That was after Colombo Magistrate Ms. Salani Perera visited the private hospital in Narahenpita where MP Rajitha Senaratne is being treated.
The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) informed Additional Magistrate Salani Perera that MP Rajitha Senaratne was arrested today at 2.10 pm.
The Criminal Investigations Department (CID) has requested the court to remand Senaratne if he is released on bail as it could interfere with investigations.
The Colombo Additional Magistrate’s Court issued a warrant for the arrest of Dr. Rajitha Senaratne in connection with the white van news conference.