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Former MP Anuruddha Polgampola remanded till May 18


Former MP Anuruddha Polgampola who was arrested by the Crime Investigation Division (CID) this morning was remanded until May 18 by the Colombo Fort Magistrate a short while ago.

The former MP is alleged to have misappropriated funds worth Rs. 8 million which was allocated for the construction of the Northern Highway.

He was arrested after courts issued a warrant against him for evading courts.

Anuruddha Polgampola was also the former State Timber Corporation Chairman.