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MP Abdullah Maharoof arrested due to misuse of vehicles remanded

The two suspects including former MP Abdullah Maharoof, who were arrested over the misuse of vehicles belonging to Lanka Sathosa during the 2015-2019 period, have been remanded until tomorrow (17th Dec). The order was delivered by the Colombo Magistrate’s Court when the case was taken up today.

Former All Ceylon Makkal Congress (ACMC) MP and former Deputy Minister Maharoof was arrested on Monday night (14th Dec) while in Kinniya by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID).

A person named Farook Mohamed Aslam, a resident of Matale, was also placed under police custody along with the former lawmaker. Therefore the CID had commenced investigations into the matter based on a complaint made by the Lanka Sathosa.

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