National Freedom Front (NFF) Spokesman, Mohammed Muzammil was denied bail today and he was ordered to be further remanded till July 13th by the Fort Magistrate.
He is currently in remand for allegedly misappropriating Rs. 6 million by misusing vehicles that belonged to the Presidential Secretariat during former President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s term.
He was arrested on June 20 by the Financial Crime Investigation Division (FCID). Soon after the arrest, NFF Leader Wimal Weerawansa, termed the arrest as a ‘brutal political hunt’ launched by the government against opposition politicians.