Minister of Public Relations Mervyn Silva engaged in a round of special raids this morning, in an attempt to investigate illegal constructions & land reclamation in the Kelaniya area.
The minister who inspected the areas of Kiribathgoda, hunupitiya & Makola expressing his views to the media subsequently noted that these lands had been
presented to close affiliates of the Kelaniya Pradeshiya Sabha Chairman.
Meanwhile the following is a phone conversation which occurred between Minister Mervyn Silva & the owner of an illegal construction in the Makola area.
Meanwhile our news team made inquiries from Chairman of the Kelaniya Pradeshiya Sabha regarding the allegations levelled against him by Minister Mervyn Silva.