Jan 17, 2018

Bond scam : UNP to appoint fresh panel

The United National Party says that a three-member panel would be appointed to further probe into the infamous Bond scam.

UNP General Secretary - Kabir Hashim made the announcement during an UNP press briefing held at the party headquarters - Sirikotha today (17).

Meanwhile, a working committee meeting of the UNP was chaired by party leadership - PM Ranil Wickremesinghe today at Sirikotha.

Speaking, the Prime minister had sternly advised UNP parliamentarians not to criticise president Maithripala Sirisena.

Meanwhile, speaking at a UPFA rally in Elpitiya today, president Maithripala Sirisena said that he had directed to take legal action with regard to the Bond issue and PRECIFAC reports after summoning all parties related.