Certain members of this group are being sent at the expense of the National Olympic Committee, reports say.
The large entourage is also selected despite sports minister Faiszer Mustapha earlier stating that only those who face a chance of winning a medal would be sent.
Only 2 medals in Incheon
During the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea, Sri Lanka was only able to get single Gold medal and a single bronze medal. Both medals were won from cricket.