A tense argument arose during today's cabinet decision media briefing with regards to Kumaran Padmanadan alias K.P.
This was subsequent to repeated queries being directed at cabinet Spokesperson Minister Keliya Rambukwella.
Meanwhile, during Wednesday’s cabinet decision media briefing Director General of the Media Centre for National Security, Lakshman Hulugalle stated that Kumaran Padmanadan alias K.P. was permitted to contribute towards the governments development initiatives.
The following is an excerpt of Hulugalle's statement made in this regard during Wednesday's media briefing.
When queries regarding the following statement made by the Director General
of the MCNS was directed at Cabinet Spokesperson Minister Keheliya Rambukwella, the ensuing question & answer session transformed into a tense verbal volley.