Mahendran allowed to monitor affairs of the Commission

Published : 8:14 am  March 22, 2017 | No comments so far |  |  (136) reads | 

The Commission probing the Bond transaction yesterday allowed former Governor of the Central Bank Arjuna Mahendran to monitor the affairs of the Commission. Permission was granted by the Commission accepting a request made by his Attorney PC Romesh De Silva as per clause Number 16(1) of the Commission Act.

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  Accordingly, yesterday Arjun Mahendran was present at the Commission sittings from 10.00 am until 01.00 pm. The Secretary of the Monetary Board of the Central Bank H. A Karunarathna gave further evidence yesterday.  


Supreme Court Judges K.T. Chandrasiri (President) Prasanna Jayewardene and former Deputy Auditor General Velupillai Kandasamy are the members of the Commission.