Tense situation at CMC meeting over documents burnt at the cemetary

Thursday, 29 August 2013 - 13:22


Colombo Mayor A.J.M. Muzammil requested today a special probe into the burning down of a heap of CMC documents at Borella cemetery.


He made the request during his speech at the CMC monthly meeting today.




Our correspondent reporting the CMC meeting said that heated words were exchanged between the government members and the Opposition when the Opposition questioned about the independence of the investigations with regard to the document burning incident.


A large number of CMC documents reported to be burned down at Borella cemetery on the 17th of last August.