Central Bank Governor rejects charges regarding Treasury bond issue


The Central Bank Governor Arjuna Mahendran says that he has no any connection to the controversial Treasury bond issue.

He stated this during a ceremony held to launch the 2014 Central Bank Annual Report in Colombo this afternoon.

Meanwhile, COPE Chairman D.E.W. Gunasekera disclosed the reasons for the failure to present the committee report on Central Bank Treasury bond issue to parliament.

Addressing a media conference held in Colombo this morning, former minister and COPE Chairman Gunasekera said that 4 committee members objected to present the report while another 4 agreed.