High Commissioner to the UK, Dr Chris Nonis confirms the acceptance of his resignation letter to Hiru news.-Video
Sri Lankan High Commissioner to the UK Doctor Chris Nonis has stated that the letter of resignation submitted by him has been accepted.
Doctor Chris Nonis expressed his views to Hiru news over the phone from London stated that on the 24th of September he was subjected to an unlawful assault in New York by the External Affairs Ministry Monitoring MP Sajeen Vas Gunawardena.
He added that, on the same day he met President Mahinda Rajapaksa in New York and informed him regarding the incident and handed over his letter of resignation.
Doctor Chris Nonis further said that his letter of resignation has been accepted yesterday.
Meanwhile, President Mahinda Rajapaksa has ordered investigations into the alleged attack on Sri Lanka High Commissioner in Britain, Dr Chris Nonis and the complaint against him by the Secretary to the External Affairs Ministry, Kshenuka Seniviratne.