National Freedom Front (NFF) leader and MP Wimal Weerawansa states that he was stopped by the Criminal Investigation Department (CID) at Bandaranaike International Airport (BIA) for questioning when he arrived to go to a European country this morning.
He arrived at the airport to board a flight for Rome, Italy. He was to visit Europe for a lecture series.
Wimal Weerawansa told media that he was stopped and questioned by the CID at the airport.
Meanwhile, UPFA MP Dinesh Gunawardena informed the Parliament of the incident, reports said.