7th July 2017

Sri Lanka President asks Ranil to stop supporting fraud or leave

7th July 2017 // 0 Comments

PM Covering mega corruption cases done by Mahinda family? UNP covering the killers of  Lasantha Wickrematunga and Wasim Thajudeen murders, ECONOMYNEXT – President Maithripala Sirisena has virtually declared a three-month deadline for his coalition government to prosecute those responsible for high profile murders and corruption, or risk losing its hold on power. Sirisena told the cabinet meeting on Tuesday that he was extremely uneasy about alleged backroom dealings between two members of the UNP-led government and key figures of former president Mahinda Rajapaksa’s administration. “The President said he was aware of those who have cut deals to either delay or scuttle some of the ongoing investigations,” a ministerial source said. “This is unacceptable.” The president told his cabinet that high profile cases would have been completed […]