MR, Upeksha appear before Presidential Commission

Mahinda Rajapaksa MRFormer President Mahinda Rajapaksa and former Parliamentarian Upeksha Swarnamali appeared before the Presidential Commission on large scale fraud today.

Rajapaksa and Swarnamali were summoned to make statements over allegations related to large scale fraud at State institutions committed during the forger regime.

The former President was questioned over the alleged failure to pay State owned ITN for advertisements promoting Rajapaksa during the last Presidential election.

Swarnamali was questioned in relation to investigations being conducted over Srilankan Airlines.