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Tuesday, 23 July 2019 - 16:19
FORMER DEFENSE SECRETARY GOTABAYA TO RETURN TO THE ISLAND TODAY?
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It is reported that former defense secretary Gotabaya Rajapakse, who underwent a heart surgery in Singapore, is scheduled to return to the island today.

A case was filed against Gotabaya Rajapaksa for misappropriation of Rs. 33.9 million of public funds for the construction of the D.A.Rajapaksa Memorial and Museum in Medamulana  including several other charges and the Permanent High Court Trial at Bar is to commence hearing on the 26th.

When the case was taken up last month on the 19th President’s Counsel Ali Sabry appearing for the former defense secretary Gotabhaya Rajapakse informed court that his client underwent heart surgery on May 31st in Singapore.

Accordingly, the court granted permission to the former Defense Secretary to seek treatment overseas and the period ends tomorrow.

Meanwhile, the joint opposition parliamentary group meeting has begun under the leadership of opposition leader Mahinda Rajapakse in the parliament complex.  

A senior opposition parliamentarian representing the joint opposition told our news team that the government will be questioned in Parliament today regarding importing a stock of waste disposal from the United Kingdom. 

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