Alleged foreign employment racket :
Ven Dambara Amila arrested
Ven. Dambara Amila Thera was arrested by the
Criminal Investigations Department (CID) yesterday, after conducting
investigations into several complaints which alleged that the Thera
had swindled money from persons with the promise of sending them
abroad for employment.
Stronger criminal law needed - AG
The rising incidence of crimes, is a concomitant
of some structural drawbacks which prevail in our criminal justice.
It is often said that if there are stronger criminal laws, crime
prevention becomes easier to achieve, said Attorney General
President’s Counsel Mohan Peiris.
Lankan interrogated in Chennai:
Indian Police hunt for 20 agents of credit card racket kingpin
Indian Police have obtained information about a
key associate and 20 sub-agents who were working for Vijaykanth, a
Sri Lankan running a credit card racket for over seven months in