Interpol issues red notice on Mahendran

Published : 12:02 am  April 21, 2018 | No comments so far |  | 


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Untitled-24By Thilanka Kanakarathna   

A red notice was issued on Central Bank’s former Governor Arjuna Mahendran by Interpol yesterday, Police Spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara told .  



The earlier warrant could not be served because Mr. Mahendran was not at the given address


He said the notice was issued in connection with the CID investigation into Central Bank bond scam.   

Mr. Mahendran was directed by Court to report to the CID by February 15 to record statements in connection with the magisterial inquiry into the bond auction held on February 27, 2015 however he had failed to obey the Court’s directive.   

On March 29, the Fort Magistrate re-issued a warrant for Mr. Mahendran’s arrest but the warrant could not be served because he was not at the given address in Singapore.   

 However, the red notice on Mr. Mahendran is not visible in the Interpol’s official website on the basis that they are restricted to law enforcement use only.    


Mahendran spotted at Little India in S’pore?''

Untitled-24By Thilanka Kanakarathna 

 A photograph showing Arujana Mahendran seen waiting for a cab at Little India in Singapore is currently going viral in the social media.   When asked about it, Police Spokesman Ruwan Gunasekara said he was aware of such a photograph but could not say when it might have been taken.  However, he said would look into the matter.