Seize Perpetual Treasury profit: JHU

14 October 2016 09:22 am - 8     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

A A A

The Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) yesterday requested the Central Bank (CB) to seize the excessive profit of Rs. 5.1 billion earned by Perpetual Treasuries Limited as of March, 2016.

JHU National Organiser Nishantha Sri Warnasinghe said the CB Bond Sale scam, through which the Perpetual Treasuries Limited allegedly earned the massive profit, was the biggest heist under the Yahapalanaya Administration.

“The incident is a black mark for Yahapalanaya. The entire country knows who the culprits of this infamous scam are. We are all waiting for action,” he told a news conference.

He said the latest COPE report on the incident was due soon and that the CB too had launched an internal investigation into the scam.

“The CB report, however, was leaked. The CB should make sure action is taken against those who are responsible for the scam without focusing on digging into those who leaked the report. After all Dr. Indrajit Coomaraswamy, the new head of the CB is known for integrity and transparency,” he said. (Lahiru Pothmulla)

 

Video by Buddhi

See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Money Remittence,News, Courier/Delivery, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop into Sri Lanka.

 

  Comments - 8

See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Money Remittence,News, Courier/Delivery, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop into Sri Lanka.

 

 
  • Reader Friday, 14 October 2016 03:41 PM

    If not people may believe that those in govt is gatting a share!

    ziyard Friday, 14 October 2016 10:42 AM

    for the first time i agree with JHU,yes the profit should be seized !

    PeoplePower Friday, 14 October 2016 10:57 AM

    Please organise a protest march outside CB or PM's office and we'll all be there.People power needed for corruption issues.

    Pf Friday, 14 October 2016 11:00 AM

    If an action taken against Perpetualit should be within the present Law.The officials of CB too should be punished as per Law. via DM Android App

    Madiya Friday, 14 October 2016 11:10 AM

    The asserts of Perpetual Treasuries Limited should not only be seized but also all responsible have to be arrested and remanded until a proper investigation is carried out. Do we need an international court for this?

    mahanuwara nana Friday, 14 October 2016 11:40 AM

    Arjuna mahendran has bowled a doosra !

    K shantha Friday, 14 October 2016 12:02 PM

    Why JHU asking others to do it. They are in the government with ministry portfolios.

    Missaka Friday, 14 October 2016 12:12 PM

    Why the hell now?, They were trying to cover this up before!


Add comment

Comments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.

Reply To:

Name - Reply Comment




Employees’ health and safety our top-most priority - Brandix

When inquired, Brandix Apparel Limited said that health and safety of employe

“Workers who fainted had water sprinkled on their faces and had to work again”

Health authorities believe the first reported Covid-19 infected worker from t

“Social media ruined us” - husband of Minuwangoda Brandix factory worker

The Minuwangoda Brandix factory worker who first tested positive for Covid-19

Last rites far from home

The body of the Sri Lankan migrant worker Bandu who died of coronavirus in Du

See Kapruka's top selling online shopping categories such as Toys, Grocery, Flowers, Birthday Cakes, Fruits, Chocolates, Clothing and Electronics. Also see Kapruka's unique online services such as Money Remittence,News, Courier/Delivery, Food Delivery and over 700 top brands. Also get products from Amazon & Ebay via Kapruka Gloabal Shop into Sri Lanka.