Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Six Sri Lankan Ministers under surveillance for selling state secrets - report
Sun, Jun 8, 2014, 10:44 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

June 08, Colombo: Six Sri Lankan government Ministers are under surveillance in suspicion of selling state secrets, a local Sinhala newspaper reported today.

Deshaya, the new weekend newspaper launched from June 1stby the Wijaya Newspapers Pvt Ltd, which belonged to the family of opposition MP Ruwan Wijewardena, said that a special top level investigation team has revealed about the six Ministers who have allegedly leaked defense and cabinet secrets to foreign countries.

The newspaper said that these Ministers represent the parliament from Kandy, Gampaha, Kalutara, Puttalam, Batticaloa, and Ampara districts.

The report further said that these Ministers had received financial and other benefits like foreign tours through revealing the secrets. Investigations are underway regarding one of these Ministers traveling in a small car alone without security to meet a foreign diplomat, the report said.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
World Bank South Asia Region Vice President arrives in Sri Lanka
-- [8 hours ago]
'Those who have skeletons in closets are scared of OMP' - JVP
-- [8 hours ago]
SLFP will not contest under swan symbol -Minister
-- [9 hours ago]
Gazette notification reducing prices of pharmaceuticals by Aug 31
Sri Lanka Navy arrests man transporting 50 kg of Kerala Cannabis
Indian Minister's cancelled visit to Sri Lanka not linked to ETCA
U.S. Navy submarine tender to arrive in Sri Lanka tomorrow
Two Sri Lankan students participate in the CERN Summer Student Programme for the first time
Commercial Bank declared the 'Strongest Bank' in Sri Lanka
LeJ terrorists involved in the attack on Sri Lanka cricket team killed

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.