Former Minister of Agriculture MP Mahinda Yapa Abeywardena arrived at the President’s Commission of inquiry into serious Acts of Fraud (PRECIFAC) this morning.
a statement was required to be given with regard to an alleged misuse of a vehicle at the Hector Kobbakaduwa Agrarian Research institute. It is said that the incident occurred during his tenure as a Minister of Agriculture.
This is the first time MP Abeywardena appeared before the Presidential Commission.
An official from the Commission confirmed that the MPs statement is being recorded at this time.