The Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption yesterday filed indictment against Parliamentarian Wimal Weerawansa in the Colombo High Court.
Weerawansa has been accused of failure to explain how he accumulated assets up to about Rs. 75 million
The assets include property and money, far in excess of the income he had during the period January 2009 to December 31, 2014, while he was a Minister in the former government.
The indictment has 39 charges. Thirty two witnesses have been listed to give evidence.
Weerawansa is the Leader of the National Freedom Front (NFF).