Former Minister of Economic Development, Basil Rajapaksa was summoned before the Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID) on February 03, 2016.

Police Media Spokesman, Assistant Superintendent of Police Ruwan Gunasekera said that Rajapaksa had been questioned and a statement had been taken from him with regards to monetary transactions of the Ministry of Economic Development.

“It is not solely about Divi Neguma that he has been quizzed,” he added.

Gunasekera also informed that the FCID was still continuing their investigations into Navy Lieutenant Yoshitha Rajapaksa, presently remanded on charges of money laundering, and are scheduled to submit their report to the Attorney General.