The foreign travel ban imposed on former Defense Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa and four others has been lifted today by the Galle Magistrate’s Court.

The travel restriction was imposed on the former Defense secretary and the other four persons due to investigations into the floating armoury of Avant-Garde at Galle Harbour.

The travel ban was imposed upon a request by the Police restraining the former Defence Secretary former Navy Commander Admiral Somathilaka Dissanayake and two others leaving country.