Former Minister of Civil Aviation Piyankara Jayaratne was questioned by the Presidential Commission investigating large scale fraud today.
He was questioned over the alleged misuse of the catering service on Sri Lanka’s National airline, Srilankan Airlines, when he was the Minister in charge.
A complaint had been received at the Presidential Commission Investigating Large Scale Corruption and Fraud over the alleged use of Srilankan Catering Services for private functions of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa and his family.
The Commission was also to record a statement from the former Chairman of Srilankan Airlines Nishantha Wickramasinghe. (Colombo Gazette)