Easter Genocide: Former President Sirisena denies former Defence Secretary’s statements

Easter Genocide: Former President Sirisena denies former Defence Secretary’s statements

21 September 2020 08:30 am

Former President Maithripala Sirisena denied all media reports pertaining to the statements conveyed by former Defence Secretary Hemasiri Fernando before the Presidential Commission of Inquiry appointed to probe the Easter Sunday Massacre involving his interference. 

In a media statement the former President stressed that every media report on the former Defence Secretary's testimonies before the Commission mentioning his involvement are false and malicious.

Below is the statement: