Gotabaya and 2 former navy commanders summoned again to the commission of inquiry into serious fraud


Former defence secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa is to make a statement today in connection to the activities of the Rakna Lanka Company.

The statement will be made at the Presidential Commission of Inquiry into Serious Acts of Fraud and Abuse of State Power and Privileges. 

The former Defence Secretary appeared before the Presidential Commission on 17th and 18thSeptember this year.

A spokesman from the Presidential Commission said that former Additional Defence Secretary Damayanthi Jayaratne is also scheduled to appear today.

Former Navy Commanders Admiral Jayantha Perera and admiral Jayantha Colombagey are due to appear before the commission of inquiry today as well.

Former Navy commander Admiral Somatilleke Dissanayake has already given a statement to the commission of inquiry with regard to the incident.