The Immigration and Emigration Chief Chulananda Perera states that the person named Noel Mudalige who was sought by the Australian High Commission does not have Sri Lankan citizenship.
Speaking to our News Team he stated that Noel Mudalige is only an Australian citizen.
The Controller of Immigration and Emigration stated that he was sent back to Australia.
The Controller expressed these views in response to reports which were published pointing out that Noel Mudalige was deported from Sri Lanka.
However we spoke to Senior Attorney-at-law Ali Sabri on whether an individual who does not have Sri Lankan citizenship could engage in political activities in this country.