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Ranjan willing to give evidence on those listed in Pandora Paper: Lawyer writes to BC

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Imprisoned former MP Ranjan Ramanayake's lawyer today informed Chairperson of the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption Eva Wanasundara that his client is willing to give evidence in connection with the Sri Lankans listed in the controversial Pandora Paper.

In a letter, Attorney-at-Law Asan Fernando said Ranjan Ramanayake who is currently being held at the Angunakolapelessa Prison is willing to give evidence in connection with the commission's investigation into Nirupama Rajapaksa and Thirukumar Nadesan who were mentioned in the Pandora Paper.

The Attorney-at-Law said that his client is seeking an opportunity to assist in the investigation.

The Bribery Commission is currently investigating into the Sri Lankans listed in the Pandora Papers following the directive of the President.(Darshana Sanjeewa Balasuriya)

  Comments - 9

  • Thursday, 14 October 2021 06:23 PM

    Wouldn't Ranjan want to say something good or bad to get out.

    Gayan Thursday, 14 October 2021 06:32 PM

    Can back door evidence admisable?

    Ceylonese Thursday, 14 October 2021 06:43 PM

    In Sri Lanka while criminals, murderers. drug addicts and thieves have got into Parliament by hook or by crook the law abiding citizen who is willing to sacrifice even his life for the sake of the country is locked up in jail

    Ram Thursday, 14 October 2021 07:01 PM

    Ranjan not likely to be called for a statement. If opportunity is given all Raja family secrets will be out

    Ramon Alwis Thursday, 14 October 2021 07:28 PM

    Mr. Ranjan please dont waste your time this commission is appointed by the Prez, two high profile persons in these papers belong to the Paksha clan so what can you say, also you might never get a pardon, as your case is not related yo murder....God Bless Lanka

    Borat Thursday, 14 October 2021 07:37 PM

    Most welcome . Can be a blockbuster series . Only fear will he be bumped off

    Buddhist Thursday, 14 October 2021 07:49 PM

    This is a true challenge by an honest politician to the Govt. Will the Govt accept it?

    N SENA Thursday, 14 October 2021 08:09 PM


    Man Friday, 15 October 2021 01:00 PM

    Really appreciate his courage and will.

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