Bribery Commission to file indictments against Mahindananda in Permanent High Court | Daily News

Bribery Commission to file indictments against Mahindananda in Permanent High Court

The Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery and Corruption has sought Chief Justice’s approval to file indictments against former Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage before the Permanent High Court Trial at Bar.

This is for allegedly committing a Rs.53.1 million fraud while importing sports equipment during last the Presidential Election.

The Bribery Commission had initially filed a corruption case before the Chief Magistrate’s Court regarding this incident and sought Chief Justice ‘s approval to transfer this case to the Permanent High Court trial at bar.

The Bribery Commission had filed this corruption case in the Colombo Chief Magistrate’s Court against former Sports Minister, Joint Opposition MP Mahindananda Aluthgamage, and another official at the Sports Ministry, over a Rs. 53.1 million fraud said to have taken place, when importing sports equipment to the sports clubs.


 

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