Permanent High Court issues summons on Mahindananda | Daily News

Permanent High Court issues summons on Mahindananda

The Second Permanent High Court Trial-at-Bar yesterday issued summons on former Sports Minister Mahindananda Aluthgamage and former Sathosa Chairman to appear in court on July 26.

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

The Bribery Commission filed indictments against former Sports Minister, Parliamentarian Mahindananda Aluthgamage, and Former Sathosa chairman Nalin Fernando, over a Rs. 53.1 million fraud said to have taken place, when importing sports equipment to the sports clubs including 14,000 carrom boards and 11,000 draught boards during the previous regime between September 1, 2014 and December 31.

The Director General of the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption filed this case against two accused under Section 70 of the Bribery Act on six counts.

 


 

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