The term of the Presidential Commission appointed to investigate financial irregularities which had taken place at SriLankan airlines, SriLankan Catering (Pvt.) Limited and Mihin Lanka Airlines, has been extended by five months by President Maithripala Sirisena.
The Gazette Extraordinary issued by the Presidential Secretariat stated that the six month term of the commission which was established on January 31, 2018 had ended on July 31 and it had been extended till December 31, 2018.
The President appointed a five-member Presidential Commission to the period from January 1, 2006 to January 31, 2018.(Darshana Sanjeewa)