The Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption (CIABC) today filed legal action against former Minister Rohitha Abeygunawardena at the Colombo High Court.

Director (Investigations) of the Bribery Commission, SSP Priyantha Chandrasiri said legal action was filed against Abeygunawardena alleging that the former minister had obtained Rs.41.2 million through bribes from 2004 to 2006.