Basilís deals probed for fraud
The government will conduct investigations on the
alleged financial frauds of former Economic Development Minister
Basil Rajapaksa, whether he quits politics or not Policy Planning,
Economic Affairs, Child, Youth and Cultural Affairs Deputy Minister
Dr. Harsha de Silva said.
World Bank team to probe fraudulent deals in SL
A special team from the Stolen Asset Recovery
Initiative of the World Bank in Sri Lanka to help the government
probe mega scale financial frauds and locate the assets stashed away
in foreign countries, allegedly by politicians and officials of the
former government. The StAR team arrived in the island on Wednesday
on a government invitation.