Zaharan’s widow testifies before PCoI
By Buddhika Samaraweera
Abdul Cader Fatima Hadiya, wife of the late National Thowheed Jama’ath Leader Zaharan Hashim, testified before the Presidential Commission of Inquiry (PCoI) into the 2019 Easter Sunday bombings, on 23 October.
She also appeared before the Commission on 22 October. Her evidence was not recorded that day since the Attorney General’s Department officials made some submissions to the Commission in that connection. The Commission, then chose to announce its decision on 23 October, whether or not to obtain evidence from her. Hadiya was taken to the Commission at around 9 a.m. 23 October and the hearing of her evidence began at 11 a.m. Her testimony was not disclosed to the Media.