President appoints 6-member team

CEYLON TODAY | Published: 2:00 AM Feb 20 2021
News President appoints 6-member team

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has appointed a Six-member Committee tasked with an in-depth study of the findings and the recommendations on the course of action, contained in the final report of the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) into the 2019 Easter Sunday attacks and the report of the Sectoral Oversight Committee on National Security (SOCNS) which has been submitted to Parliament.

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

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

Hariguptha Rohanadheera, Director General (Legal) 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 15 March.

CEYLON TODAY | Published: 2:00 AM Feb 20 2021

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