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United National Party (UNP) MP Mangala Samaraweera today said he would likely testify before the panel appointed by the United Nations Human Rights Commissioner (UNHRC) to look into the happenings in the final stages of war in Sri Lanka and the Missing Persons Commission appointed by the Sri Lankan government.

Mr. Samaraweera told media that he would possibly tell the two panels on the activities of LTTE and inform the two panels on the assets that were held by the LTTE and what became of them.

“I would probably testify before the commission in order to safeguard the country’s reputation and the dignity of security forces,” he said

The UNP MP said he would also make a disclosure on the LTTE Leader Kumaran Pathmanathan (KP) and on the assets held by the LTTE in the coming days. (Yohan Perera and Lahiru Pothmulla)


  Comments - 14

  • Kiris Baba Amaray Wednesday, 13 August 2014 10:33 AM

    Is this guy Mangala crazy? Now his name is blinking among the UNP and now he is trying to play another dirty game to disgrace our nation.

    Jayantha Jayamanne Wednesday, 13 August 2014 10:35 AM

    No job guy is trying to secure a job.... Ha... Ha.... Ha...

    Liberal One Wednesday, 13 August 2014 10:47 AM

    We never heard Mangala uttering a word against KP when he was with Prabakaran killing fellow Sri Lankans. The moment KP gave up his eelam demands and started collaborating with the defense authorities he became the enemy of Mangala and co. Coincidence?

    Modaya Wednesday, 13 August 2014 04:30 PM

    Go and do not come back. Seek political asylum in one of those sponsoring countries. via DM iPad app

    Kalu Sudda Thursday, 14 August 2014 12:23 PM

    If this joker and his party was still in power I would be eating gun powder for breakfast.

    RW Wednesday, 13 August 2014 04:37 PM

    people will react against unp for his work via DM Android App

    RV Pillai Thursday, 14 August 2014 04:08 AM

    No one cares about truth. Dirty political games.

    Pissa Wednesday, 13 August 2014 10:42 PM

    UNP first

    Rubert Vanderkoon Thursday, 14 August 2014 01:10 PM

    During the war he said Thoppigala was a jungle and the Army Commander was not even suitable for leading the Salvation Army. Now he wants to protect the reputation of the Army, how about shutting up for a while Mangala?

    Devaka Thursday, 14 August 2014 05:06 AM

    He destroyed the UNP then and he is destroying the UNP now.

    Charlie Thursday, 14 August 2014 05:47 AM

    Traitor is always a Traitor...Blue , Green or Red !!

    gobbaya Wednesday, 13 August 2014 03:16 PM

    all the hired patriots time to emerge from the woodwork.... via DM Android App

    sll Thursday, 14 August 2014 11:46 AM

    Poor Harin Now zero chace for the CM position. via DM Android App

    ram Wednesday, 13 August 2014 10:02 AM

    can you take US to UNHRC we have the proof document to submit.

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