Apologises to those who had got into trouble after the recordings were leaked
MP Ranjan Ramanayake today tabled in Parliament several CDs containing audio clips of phone conversations he has had with many people including a few heads of State.
He did so while stating in Parliament that he was tabling the CDs containing telephone conversations he has had with politicians of various political parties, prostitutes, artistes and even heads of State.
However, the MP said he had no recordings of conversations he had with President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.
Listing out the conversations, the MP said he had tabled recordings of phone conversations he has had with Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, conversations he has had with Perpetual Treasuries Chief Arjun Aloysious, MP Kanchana Wijesekera and many others.
“I and Mr Wijesekara were able to uncover the scam with regard to who purchased the penthouse apartment and as to who was actually behind the bond scam. The CDs which I have tabled has proof of match fixing carried out by MP Thilanga Sumathipala," he said.
The MP said he had managed to uncover who was behind the bomb explosion at Sharuk Khan concert in 2005 through phone conversations he has had with various persons.
“I have also video recorded the conversations I have had with various persons at my home including the media interviews I have given in the past," he said.
“I did this because denying has become a norm in Sri Lankan society. I have proof of the allegations I have made in the past.”
The MP tendered an apology to all those who have got into difficulty as a result of the phone conversations had with various persons being leaked and apologised to MP Hirunika Premachandra as well.
He claimed that some of his phone conversations have been doctored.
“I prefer to be in prison and speak the truth rather than be outside and speak lies,” MP Ramanayake said. (Yohan Perera and Ajith Siriwadana)
IDEAL PERSON TO HANDOVER THE MINISTRY OF TELECOMMUNICATION.
Lara Tuesday, 21 January 2020 04:12 PM
It seems this cow doesn't understand that what he did was illegal and unethical. Going down the rabbit hole.
S.P.Ramkumar Tuesday, 21 January 2020 04:19 PM
Dr.Siri Tuesday, 21 January 2020 04:27 PM
In a democratic society exposing the guilty.
Gunathilake Tuesday, 21 January 2020 04:33 PM
Ranjan, you are a born idiot to tell lies about MR who is power and you only can expect now is to get heared your cases with no mercy but so strictly adhered to the law.
Dr.Siri Tuesday, 21 January 2020 04:57 PM
The guilty will have sleepless nights
jayantha Tuesday, 21 January 2020 04:58 PM
All should listen to his speech. speech of the decade !!
rogue Wednesday, 22 January 2020 11:52 AM
well its only been 21 days since the decade began, so...
raj Tuesday, 21 January 2020 05:06 PM
he seems to be a good politician though his method may not be OK. These new tapes will make some politicians and officials get panicked
Ranjith Tuesday, 21 January 2020 05:18 PM
God bless you fight for youe rights there are mores parliament members having guns without licensce
LAW Tuesday, 21 January 2020 05:28 PM
Well as citizens we like to know what on those recordings. Preventing us from getting to know will not stop us from knowing what's on those recordings.
Samuel Tuesday, 21 January 2020 06:28 PM
What ever he has done is minute in comparison to all the corrupt shit the other politicians have done in the past 70 years. Hats off to him.
Ranil Wickremasinghe must be laughing through his dick at all the furor.
Power to you Ranjan.
Nimal Tuesday, 21 January 2020 08:05 PM
Will they be broadcast over the Parliament public address system for all to know?
Andrew Silva Wednesday, 22 January 2020 08:47 AM
Now Ranjan can spread the real characters of our politicians like spreading a mat on the floor.
Brian Lara Wednesday, 22 January 2020 10:19 AM
LARA = There are NO ethics nor legality in American rule .
Sokrates Wednesday, 22 January 2020 10:22 AM
Knowledge is power
Patriot Wednesday, 22 January 2020 11:28 AM
Please make these recordings public on YouTube. That's a good public service.
sujith wickramaratne Wednesday, 22 January 2020 03:01 PM
He hasn't submitted anything. Dailymirror should fact check before publishing articles.
gerard Friday, 24 January 2020 04:20 PM
What exactly was his purpose, no cases have been filed on anything he talks about, was he blackmailing people?