Warrant issued for Udayanga’s arrest
The Colombo Fort Magistrate’s Court today issued an open arrest warrant on Former Sri Lanka Ambassador to Russia Udayanga Weeratunga.
The order was issued by Fort Magistrate Lanka Jayaratne.
Court issued the warrant in English pertaining to the controversial MiG aircraft deal during the tenure of the United People’s Freedom Alliance led government.
The Criminal Investigation Department had also requested Courts to issue notices for five individuals residing in Ukraine and an Ukrainian company.
The Magistrate however had ordered the CID to produce a detailed report before Court regarding the individuals and the company prior to the issuance of notices.