Feb 05, 2018

Another Uva-MP arrested over promised jobs

Uva Provincial Councilor A. Ganeshamoorthy has been arrested by the Passara Police and produced before the Badulla Magistrate’s Court today (05), having taken Rs. 23,000 as bribes from two persons promising them employment.

Ganeshamoorthy who is a Labour Congress MP was elected to the Uva Provincial Council under the UPFA ticket, but later left the Labour Congress and joined the UNP.

The Badulla Police had received two complaints from two persons claiming that they were promised employment by the MP.