Kurunegala doctor arrested over assets

A doctor attached to the Kurunegala District Hospital has been arrested due to alleged suspicions over his earnings and asset ownership.

The Police Spokesperson, SP Ruwan Gunasekara had stated that 42-year-old, Dr. Seigu Siyabdeen Mohamed Shafi was taken into custody last night (24) based on information received by the Kurunegala Police.

The Police will be conducting further investigations into this individual, Gunasekara further added.