Namal’s arrest sparks protests in Tangalle
A protest has been staged in Tangalle in protest over the decision to arrest and remand Hambantota District MP and former President’s son Namal Rajapaksa this afternoon (17). Many parliamentarians had joined the protest which was organized by the Joint Opposition, Ada Derana reporter said.
Namal Rajapaksa was arrested as he arrived at the FCID to give a statement on a financial irregularity on July 11. Namal Rajapaksa was questioned by financial police investigating the $650m high-end project in the capital, Colombo.
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