Gotabaya gets ready to file legal action against JVP


Former Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa says that he will take legal action with regard to the petition filed against him by the JVP at the Bribery or Corruption Investigation Commission.

The JVP filed a petition at the Bribery commission yesterday saying that massive financial irregularities had taken place at the ‘Daeyata Kirula’ exhibition held in Ampara in 2013.

This petition has been filed against former Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa, former Ampara District Secretary Neil de Alwis and Ampara Urban Council Chairman Indika Nalin Jayawickrema.

However former Defense Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa expressing his views to our news team said that legal action would be taken against the JVP over harming his reputation.

The former Defense Secretary said that no such money had been credited to his bank account.