The details of assets which were revealed during the interrogation with Dr. Shafi Shihabdeen have been handed over to the Bribery Commission. The details of the assets were collected during the investigations conducted in the past. Dr. Shafi is alleged to have collected large amount of money from the clandestine activities of illegal operations.
Meanwhile, the Fundamental Rights petition filed by Dr. Shafi Shihabdeen, the controversial doctor attached to the Kurunegala Teaching Hospital was fixed for support on June 24 by Supreme Court.
The petitioner sought further time to amend the captions of the petition. Taking into consideration the facts, the Supreme Court three-judge-bench comprising Chief Justice Jayantha Jayasuriya, Justice L.T.B. Dehideniya and Justice Preethi Padman Surasena fixed the matter for support on June 24.