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Suspects in Central Bond Scam case granted bail

The Permanent High Court-at-Bar today (19) granted bail to Arjun Aloysius, owner of Perpetual Treasuries Limited (PTL) and several others who were implicated in the treasury bond scam case.

Meanwhile, the Attorney General (AG), Dappula de Livera filed indictments against the former Central Bank Governor, Arjuna Mahendran and nine others.

The defendants listed are Arjuna Mahendran, former Central Bank Deputy Governor Paththinige Samarasiri, Perpetual Treasuries Limited, PTL owner Arjun Aloysius, CEO Kasun Oshadhi Palisena, Chairman Geoffrey Aloysius, Directors Pushyamithra Gunawardena, Chitta Ranjan Hulugalle, Muthuraja Surendran and Ajahn Gardiye Punchihewa.