While claiming that Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe had no moral right to be appointed as the Minister of law and Order, Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) Chairman G.L. Peiris claimed that the PM would make use the new portfolio to protect Central Bank’s former governor Arjuna Mahendran who is implicated in the bond scam.
He told a news briefing that the PM would do whatever was possible to prevent Mr. Mahendran from coming to Sri Lanka because the PM was aware that if Mr. Mahendran came to Sri Lanka and gave the evidence on the bond scam, the PM would be in big trouble. (Sheain Fernandopulle)
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Comments - 12
Ceylon Monday, 26 February 2018 03:51 PM
Nit only mahendran.all the rajapaksa family thieves and killers too.thats why he got it.what a shame srilanka.
Lucas Monday, 26 February 2018 03:59 PM
Unchikun Monday, 26 February 2018 04:37 PM
At last you are right. You know first hand how a Chief Justice was removed. You know how journalists where murdered. You know how the CID questioned your former queen. Of you and we know how Central Bsnk was robbed then and now. Thanks for your concern.
Rajan Monday, 26 February 2018 04:48 PM
This fellow is the avatar of Mervyn Silva !
alex Monday, 26 February 2018 04:53 PM
even without the Law portfolio PM has been protecting your boss for the last 3 years
ananda Monday, 26 February 2018 05:06 PM
Jim pappa you are a discarded politition who should be resting at home. We know what type of agreements you signed with the LTTE when you were with Ranil. via DM Android App
Dr.Siri Monday, 26 February 2018 05:25 PM
Old Cockerell has started to crow again
Martin Milton Monday, 26 February 2018 05:28 PM
He is right. The PM will do his best to safeguard his mate the chief 'Bondgate' robber. So the the JO need to be extremely alert and create adequate and right noises at the right times to prevent this manner of 'bending the rule of law' for one's own benefit. Still this massive 'Bond scam' crime must be brought to a successful conclusion by the High Court dealing punitive sentences on those found guilty. MM
RanjithA Monday, 26 February 2018 05:52 PM
Professor has become a politician making some statement without any basis. My sympathies.
narratar Monday, 26 February 2018 07:45 PM
professor of Law without practice.
Jonson Monday, 26 February 2018 08:14 PM
Why you mention only Mahandran shall we remind you some more names which you are unable to point out. via DM Android App
Sincere Tuesday, 27 February 2018 12:23 PM
How come you forgot the "Sirilya" fiasco?
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