Arjuna Mahendran ordered to appear before the CID

Former Central Bank Governor Arjuna Mahendran has been ordered to appear before the Police Criminal Investigations Department (CID).The Colombo Fort Magistrate ordered Mahendran to appear before the CID on or before March 8. The CID wants to record a statement from Mahendran over the treasury bond scam.The alleged scam took place when Mahendran was the Central Bank Governor in 2015. (Colombo Gazette)