Colombo (News 1st) – The group that landed at the China bay Air force base in Trincomalee, were there really investors or fraudsters?
A Gulf stream 550 Aircraft carrying a group of investors from Singapore, China, and Hong Kong landed at the China Bay Air Force base in Trincomalee last Sunday (Jan 5). Former Governor of the Eastern Province Rohitha Bogollagama and his son had intervened in bringing down these investors.
Due to the ambiguities surrounding the group’s arrival and departure from the country, we inquired into the matter from the Defence Ministry, Civil Aviation Authority, and the Department of Immigration and Emigration.
A senior official of the Department of Immigration and Emigration stated that the same group that arrived in the aircraft should leave the country. However, a senior official at the Ministry of Defense stated that although 6 passengers including 3 crew members were on board the flight when it landed in the