Prime Minister’s secretary Saman Ekanayake before PCoI today

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Secretary to the Prime Minister, Saman Ekanayake was summoned before the Police Division of the Presidential Commission to probe government irregularities in the last four years.

He is to provide a statement regarding the approved cabinet paper in connection to the leasing of the building which houses the Department of Agriculture.

A spokesperson at the commission stated that the cabinet paper was submitted by the Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.

Saman Ekanayake is to appear before the Police Division of the commission at 9 am today (August 27).

Meanwhile, Dr Anil Jasinghe. Director-General of Health Services is to appear before the commission’s police division to provide a statement regarding the alleged irregularities that occurred during the import of antibiotics.