Cabinet Approves Continuation Of Anti-Corruption Secretariat


The Cabinet of Ministers has approved the continuation of the Anti-Corruption Committee Secretariat.

The proposal tabled by Premier Ranil Wickremesinghe to continue the activities of the Anti-Corruption Committee Secretariat was accordingly approved by the Cabinet of Ministers.

The government intends to establish a body vested with powers to tackle fraud and corruption while formulating a new structure.

Accordingly the government will establish a similar body to that of the Serious Fraud Office of the United Kingdom.

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is of the view that the continuation the Anti-Corruption Committee Secretariat is vital until such time Serious Fraud Office is established in Sri Lanka.

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