Hirunews Logo
Update%3A+MP+Handunnetti+leads+the+bonds+issue+discussion+in+Parliament+
Friday, 28 October 2016 - 7:12
Update: MP Handunnetti leads the bonds issue discussion in Parliament
34

Shares
4,142

Views

Parliament takes up the controversial Parliamentary Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) issue.

Its Chairman Sunil Handunnetti led the discussion.

-----------------------------------------------------------------------------
The COPE report relevant to the Central Bank Bonds deal is scheduled to be tabled in parliament today. 

COPE held a special meeting to discuss about the issue in parliament last Wednesday.

While the meeting that began at 2.30 p.m. it went on till late evening that day, and  it was decided at the meeting to table the report today.

Deputy Minister Ajith P. Perera said that the decision had the consensus of the whole COPE membership.  

Meanwhile MP Ranjith de Soyza representing the joint opposition revealed to parliament that while the COPE report is scheduled to be presented in parliament, former Central Bank Governor Arjun Mahendran who has an involvement in the Bonds issue, has left the island.  

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Top 25 beaches in the world
Saturday, 25 February 2017 - 12:02
TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice awards reveals top 25 beaches in the world. Baia do Sancho on the Brazilian archipelago Fernando de Noronha takes the top... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
218 Views
4,398 Views
2,712 Views
4,475 Views
3,354 Views
48,601 Views
Top