Dec 17, 2021

"Left Information Commission as I couldn't work with clear conscience"

Dr. Athulasiri Samarakoon says he resigned from the Information Commission because he could not act in accordance with a clear conscience.

He said this expressing his views to the media.

He further added that he had decided to resign as he felt that there would be a conflict of interest.

He says he is a university lecturer and works in civil society politically, and he felt that there could be a conflict of interest between his membership of this commission and this work.