Former President appears before PCoI on Easter Genocide as observer

Former President appears before PCoI on Easter Genocide as observer

22 September 2020 11:21 am

Former President Maithripala Sirisena has appeared before the Presidential Commission of Inquiry appointed to probe the Easter Sunday Massacre with his lawyer today (22).

The former President made this appearance without the notice of the Commission, as an observer to the hearing.

During previous occasions, former Defence Secretary Hemasiri Fernando and many others who testified before the Commission mentioned Sirisena's name. 

MIAP