PM to meet IGP over phone call

Ranil Wickremasinghe

Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe is to meet IGP Pujith Jayasundara today over the controversial cellular phone call the IGP had made with reference to an arrest by the FCID.

Prime Minister Wickremesinghe informed Parliament today that he would discuss the matter with the IGP.

Responding to a question raised by JVP leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake regarding the alleged phone call, Mr. Wickremesinghe said an investigation could be launched if a complaint was lodged over the matter.

Speaker Karu Jayasuriya told Parliament that he too would meet the IGP next week over the matter.

(Source: Daily Mirror – By Yohan Perera)