The Cabinet has approved the setting up of the Committee Against Corruption (CAC) headed by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to probe the incidences of large scale corruption that had taken place in the past.
The CAC comprises Ministers Mangala Samaraweera, Patali Champika Ranawaka, Rauff Hakeem and parliamentarians Anura Kumara Dissanayake, R. Sampanthan, M. A. Sumanthiran and Democratic Party Leader Sarath Fonseka along with Dr. Jayampathi Wickremaratne, J. C. Weliamuna and Malik Samarawickrema. It was set up on a recommendation by the National Executive Council (NSC).
Cabinet approval was also granted for the setting up of an Urgent Response Committee (URC) with MP Anura Kumara Dissanayake as the Coordinator. (Lahiru Pothmulla)
willows Thursday, 22 January 2015 16:41
His Excellency is heading the right direction
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Sri Lankan Thursday, 22 January 2015 16:43
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Sigma Thursday, 22 January 2015 16:52
Let the show begin....
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GSK Thursday, 22 January 2015 17:08
Well done PM , happy to see UNP, TNA and JVP working to gather !!
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Anu Thursday, 22 January 2015 17:26
Working togeather under the guidance of the chairman of SLFP. Good show and what more can you ask for?
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luckyweeramantry Thursday, 22 January 2015 17:47
Very Good! Nice To See JVP Doing Some Responsible Work
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Divya Thursday, 22 January 2015 18:58
Exciting... looking forward to read more news.
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Prasanna Thursday, 22 January 2015 19:24
These ex.Govt. mafia crooks are responsible for ruining our valuable Private sector Business community.They should be brought into books.
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Waco Thursday, 22 January 2015 19:26
Good committee but you all will not have sufficient time to devote. Can you find time to waste in a court house, to attend a hearing.
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