Asoka Tillakaratne was indicted in the Colombo High Court today on money laundering charges.
Mrs. Tillakaratne has failed to declare 527,000 US Dollars, 15 million rupees and 100 Sterling Pounds she held in a private bank safety deposit locker.
She is the mother of Danuna Tillakaratne, the Son-in-law of detained former Army Commander Sarath Fonseka.
The case was taken up before Colombo High Court Judge Deepani Wijesundera.
She has been ordered to appear in Court on the 6th of next month when the case will be taken up.