Video: National Olympic Committee should be brought before COPE Committee - requests government and opposition MPs

Saturday, 14 December 2013 - 19:19

The heads of expenditure of the Sport, Local Government and Land & Land Development ministries are being debated in Parliament today.

During the debate both government and opposition MPs requested that the National Olympic Committee should be brought before the COPE Committee.

During the debate Minister of Foreign Employment Promotion and Welfare stated that the NOC should be brought before COPE for auditing.

Meanwhile, DNA MP Arjuna Ranatunga stated that mafias are dominating sports and that they need to be dealt with as it was done with Football.

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