Video: Gota at BC to record statement

Sri Lankan Defence Ministry Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa (R) talks with Senior DIG Anura Senanayake during a Victory Day parade rehearsal in Colombo on May 17, 2013.
Sri Lankan Defence Ministry Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa (R) talks with Senior DIG Anura Senanayake during a Victory Day parade rehearsal in Colombo on May 17, 2013.

Sri Lankan Defence Ministry Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa (R) talks with Senior DIG Anura Senanayake during a Victory Day parade rehearsal in Colombo on May 17, 2013.

Former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa arrived at the Bribery Commission (BC) this morning after he was summoned to record a statement over various allegations levelled against him.

Last week, the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP), had in a complaint to the Commission, said Gotabaya Rajapaksa was involved in a case of financial misappropriation with regard to the 2013 Deyata Kirula Exhibition.

Meanwhile, the Financial Crimes Investigation Division (FCID) had informed the former defence secretary to report to the FCID on May 20 instead of today because he was required to be present at the BC this morning.

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