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::

* Sri Lanka's Commission on Missing Persons receives 397 new complaints from Mullaitivu District
Thu, Jul 10, 2014, 11:44 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

July 10, Colombo: The Presidential Commission Investigating Cases of Missing Persons in Sri Lanka has received over 390 new complaints during the public sittings held in the Mullaitivu District from July5th -8th.

Chairman of the Presidential Commission inquiring into Missing Persons Maxwell Paranagama said that they had received 397 new complaints during sittings held in the Mullaitivu District.

The Commission began its fifth round of Public Sittings on Saturday at the Puthukudiyiruppu Divisional Secretariat in Mullaitivu District and continued until Tuesday.

The chairman said the Commission registered the information related to the complainants and will later give them a new date to record their statements.

During the sittings in Mullaitivu district, the Presidential Commission recorded statements from 128 people out of the 230 people it had invited to make their submissions.

According to the chairman, as for the next step, the information received will be studied and if there are any concerns regarding some of the complaints then those complaints will be investigated and will be forwarded to the Attorney General for further investigation. An Independent Investigation team will then be appointed to conduct the investigation.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
US-Sri Lanka Joint Action Plan to expand trade, encourage FDI, and spur growth
-- [22 minutes ago]
Sri Lanka secures three-year US$ 1.5 billion fund facility from IMF
-- [1 hour and 12 minutes ago]
Former President calls on people to rise up against 'unreasonable tax increases' after May Day
Media Minstry Secretary advises media against using 'joint opposition' to represent group of MPs
Joint opposition is created to destroy SLFP - Minister Arjuna Ranatunga
Sri Lanka, India navies hold 26th IMBL meeting aboard Sri Lankan naval ship
Sri Lanka's investment agency signs 19 agreements worth US$ 139 million in March 2016
Japan and Sri Lanka ink MoU for international academic research cooperation
UNESCAP recommends tax reforms and expenditure rationalization to improve Sri Lanka's fiscal condition
President appoints 11 new SLFP electorate and district organizers

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.