Progress in COPE probe
Officials of the Bribery and Corruption
Commission and Criminal Investigation Department (CID) will be
summoned before the Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) when
necessary to inquire into the progress of the investigations
directed to the Commission and CID by COPE, Human Resources Senior
Minister and COPE chairman D E W Gunasekara said.
Navy denies attack on Indian fishermen
The Sri Lanka Navy categorically denies the
allegation that Sri Lanka Naval personnel attacked Indian fishermen
fishing in the seas off the Kachchative Island on Saturday, as
quoted by The Hindu yesterday, Sri Lanka Navy Media Spokesman
Commander Kosala Warnakulasooriya said.