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Ranil Wickremesinghe alleged on misusing public property

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor October 30, 2018 19:40

Ranil Wickremesinghe alleged on misusing public property

New Secretary to the Prime Minister S. Amarasekera says former Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe misappropriates state properties and violates the country’s law.

The Secretary to the Prime Minister was speaking at a media briefing held in Colombo. He observed that the official residence of the Prime Minister is expected to hand over to the successor following the end of his term of office.

If the successor agrees, the official residence can be used by the previous office bearer for 3 months according to the establishment code, when it comes to the public service. Mr. Amarasekera pointed out that but no such established law for thepoliticians. The Secretary believes that the former Prime Minister will switch to a new place when he finds a suitable one. The Secretary recalled that the head of the Civil Security Force was imprisoned for delaying one week to hand over his official vehicle. He stated that using the official residence without the consent of the successor is misappropriation of a state property. It is a huge offence than misusing an official vehicle like in the previous example.

ITN News Editor
By ITN News Editor October 30, 2018 19:40

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