Sri Lanka bondscam report sections held back for investigations: President
ECONOMYNEXT – Some annexures of a bondscam report has been held back due to help ongoing investigations, President Maithripala Sirisena said.
Annexture III of the report which contains transcripts of telephone conversations was not released to the public on the President’s website.
President Sirisena had told a meeting of businessmen in the Pettah wholesale district that annexures were held back to maintain secrecy while investigations were progressing.
The report has been handed over to the Attorney General for filing of formal charges. (Colombo/Jan24/2018)
Jehan Perera - Executive Director National Peace Council