A group of professionals yesterday handed over a petition to the Commission to Investigate Allegations of Bribery or Corruption (CIABOC) calling for a comprehensive investigation into the Central Bank bond scams. Eleven members of the UPFA on behalf of the Joint Opposition lodged a similar complaint with CIABOC against the bond scams on Monday. Retired Rear Admiral Sarath Weerasekera (left) and popular actress Oshadhi Hewamadduma leaving CIABOC after handing over the petition (pic by Saman Ranaweera)
By Shamindra Ferdinando
A group of professionals yesterday urged Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe to step down temporarily so that an independent inquiry could be held into the alleged Central Bank bond scams during Feb 27, 2015-March 29, 2016 period.