Wimal Weerawansa’s wife arrested.


The police arrested former Minister Wimal Weerawansa’s wife Shashee Weerawansa last night.


Police media spokesman’s office said that the police arrested her under Immigration Emigration Act section 45 in connection with possessing an improperly prepared diplomatic passport.


Police media spokesman SSP Ajith Rohana said that submissions would be made to court about her and the next steps would be taken after having her examined by a court medical officer.  


However the police media spokesman also said further that she continued to take treatment at a Malabe private hospital under separate police protection.