Easter attacks PCOI completes evidence hearing

2021-01-20 at 07:33

The Presidential Commission of Inquiry appointed to investigate the 2019 Easter Sunday attacks completed evidence hearing yesterday.

The report by the Commission will be handed over to President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on the 31st of January, when the term of the Commission is scheduled to expire.

Several high-profile individuals including Former President Maithripala Sirisena, Former Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe, Former Inspector General of Police Pujith Jayasundara, Former Secretary of Defence Hemasiri Fernando and several others recorded evidence before the Commission. .

Evidence statements were recorded yesterday as well.