President appoints committee to study Easter Attack PCoI report

RP | Published: 6:52 PM Feb 19 2021
Local President appoints committee to study Easter Attack PCoI report

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has appointed a six-member Committee to study in-depth the facts and recommendations of the final report of the Presidential  Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) into the Easter Sunday attacks and the report of the Sectoral  Oversight Committee on National Security which has been submitted to Parliament.

The Committee is headed by Minister Chamal Rajapaksa, whilst Ministers Johnston Fernando, Udaya Gammanpila, Ramesh Pathirana, Prasanna Ranatunga, and  Rohitha Abeygunawardene are the other members.

The Committee will be provided with the report of the PCoI and the report of the Sectoral Oversight  Committee on National Security by the Presidential Secretariat. 

Hariguptha Rohanadheera, the Director-General (Legal) of the Presidential Secretariat has been appointed as the Secretary to the Committee in order to facilitate the activities and to carry out other functions of the Committee.

The Committee is required to submit its report before March 15, 2021. 

RP | Published: 6:52 PM Feb 19 2021

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