Oct 02, 2020

Court dismisses Bribery Commission’s case against Johnston

The Bribery Commission's case against Minister of Highways and Chief Government Whip Johnston Fernando was dismissed by the Colombo High Court.

The case is over allegedly causing an unlawful loss of Rs. 40 million to the government by employing 153 employees of the Cooperative Wholesale Establishment for election work between 2010 and 2014.