MR couldn’t appear before PRECIFAC yesterdayPublished : 8:40 am March 17, 2017 | No comments so far | | (36) reads |
By Ajith Siriwardana
Former President and Kurunegala District MP Mahinda Rajapaksa informed through his lawyer that he was unable to appear before the Presidential Commission of Inquiry to Investigate and Inquire into Serious Acts of Fraud, Corruption as Abuse of Power, State Resources, and Privileges (PRECIFAC) yesterday due to a personal reason.
A spokesman for the commission said Mr. Rajapaksa had informed them that he would report to the commission on March 24.
Mr. Rajapaksa had been summoned before the PRECIFAC yesterday over financial losses incurred to the Sri Lanka Rupavahini Corporation (SLRC) when broadcasting election advertisements during the previous presidential