Former Minister Basil Rajapaksa was again arrested today by the Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID) over a land purchase in Gampaha.
This is Rajapaksa’s second arrest in less than a month. In mid-May he was arrested by the FCID over a land issue in Matara. He was granted bail on the same day.
Basil Rajapaksa was granted bail this evening by the Pugoda Magistrate Court.