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Complaints received to committee: 3 against Rishad, 1 against Salley

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The complaints received by the three-member committee appointed to investigate complaints against former Western Province Governor Azath Salley, former Eastern Province Governor M. L. A. M. Hizbullah and former Minister Rishad Bathiudeen had risen to four as of yesterday, Police Spokesman SP Ruwan Gunasekera said.

He said three complaints were received against MP Rishad Bathiudeen while one compliant was lodged against former Western Province Governor Azath Salley.

The committee received its first complaint on Wednesday (5) while three more came in yesterday (6), he said.

“The three complaints against MP Rishad Bathiudeen were lodged by an individual named Asela Sampath, Lawyer Indrasiri Senaratne and Ven. Madille Pannaloka Thera. Meanwhile, a person by the name of Ajith Prasanna had lodged a complaint against former governor Azath Salley as well,” the spokesman said.

Police said members of the public have been given the opportunity to lodge complaints to the committee which is located at the Police Headquarters until June 12 between 8.00 am and 4.00 pm. (Darshana Sanjeewa Balasuriya)

  Comments - 4

  • Borat Friday, 07 June 2019 11:45 AM

    Is CID so bankrupt and neutered that they cannot conduct an investigation they need to call for complaints . Will be like the Dr story.

    Watchfull Friday, 07 June 2019 05:48 PM

    Kangaroo court

    Geethaka Friday, 07 June 2019 08:46 PM

    CID needs to step up, and do what is expected I.e. conduct thorough investigations independently!

    M Azmath Buhar Friday, 07 June 2019 10:22 PM

    What type of complaints based on what is important

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