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The Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) today urged the government authorities to question former first lady Shiranthi Rajapaksa immediately on the misuse of Siriliya Bank account funds.

There are allegations of misuse of funds in the bank account of Siriliya programme and several persons involved in them have been questioned so far.

JVP Leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake said the former first lady should also be questioned. He said this should be done as she was the head of this programme.

He also said an investigation has to be done on the death of a Rugby player at Isipathana Mawatha as there are evidence to suggest that it could be a murder.

Mr. Dissanayake who defended the setting up of the Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID) said as this division was set up as there had been serious financial crimes in the country in the past.

He said new investigation divisions or institutions have to be set up when the need arises. Citing examples, he said a Terrorist Investigation Unit was set up when terrorism began in this country while the Narcotics Bureau was set up after narcotic drugs started coming in. (YP)

 

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  • renu Sunday, 10 May 2015 06:41 PM

    Wrong doers in the Rajapakse Clan is getting jittery. Why worry if you have done nothing wrong let the unit find the details

    MightyAnt Sunday, 10 May 2015 06:42 PM

    Thank your Anura, you are the man of the hour. Clean and ethical. Keep pushing for these investigation and most importantly the results. I am with you alone with my great President. Good work.

    ziyard Sunday, 10 May 2015 07:11 PM

    comrade,keep highlighting serious issues,you are the man who can put pressure on the government,we as tax payers waiting justice to be served...

    Krisnan Sunday, 10 May 2015 08:30 PM

    We agreed, but this unit does not do proper investigations. They hunt public servants who discharged their duties proper. if you also depend this act, we need new political party for our postal votes.

    dilip Sunday, 10 May 2015 09:23 PM

    JVP trying very hard to get more seats at the next elections .Is there any one to verify about the money you have taken from the UNP before the p.elections. I saw a UNP minister challenging you on this subject during a T.V.program. So far neither of you are taken in for questionning. I suppose justice dose not apply to YAHAPALANAYA people.A nother question, are you worried about MR. M.R.return to politics ?

    Cyril n Sunday, 10 May 2015 09:38 PM

    Waiting for the big event when she would be called for questioning.

    paduma Monday, 11 May 2015 11:02 AM

    BIG OR SMALL GO AFTER THEM ALL .WE SALUTE COMRADE ANURA DISSANAYAKE !!!

    Silva Monday, 11 May 2015 11:06 AM

    Anura, we are with you, go ahead and you may be the next prime minister choosen by people !

    Silva Monday, 11 May 2015 11:10 AM

    Anura, hats off, keep up your good work and we are with you, may be you are the next next prime minister, it is the people who decide not the politicians and goons anymore !


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