Dec 13, 2017

Mangala asks CID to probe his personal secretary! Featured

Media minister Mangala Samaraweera has asked the CID to investigate if his personal secretary Ruwan Ferdinandis had any involvement in the enforced disappearance of journalist Prageeth Ekneligoda.

This follows a written request by Ferdinandis to the minister for a CID investigation into an article by website that alleged he was involved in the Ekneligoda murder.

He has also asked that he be permitted to temporarily leave his position as the personal secretary until an investigation is over.

Given below is his letter to the minster: