deal of the bribery sleuth
special police investigation is to begin against an alleged fraud
committed by former DIG, Logistics, Kingsley Wickremasuriya, who is at
present a commissioner at the Commission to Investigate Allegations of
Bribery and Corruption.
police probe will center around the multi million rupee purchase of 24
thoroughbred horses from Australia in 1989. At the time,
Wickremasuriya was DIG logistics and travelled to Melbourne together
with CI Welimuni Siripala Mendis Abeysekera, who was the officer in
charge of the police mounted division.