Yoshitha Rajapaksa, son of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa was arrested by the Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID) today.
The arrest follows several hours of questioning since morning by the FCID, over allegations of fraud at the Carlton Sports Network (CSN) channel.
Along with Rajapaksa, Rohan Welivita, head of CSN and media secretary to Mahinda Rajapaksa and Nishantha Ranatunga, were also arrested by the CID. They are expected to be produced before the Kaduwela magistrate courts. ( By Munza Mushtaq – CT )