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IGP and former Def. Sec. to testify before PSC

The Inspector General of Police Pujith Jayasundara (IGP) and former Defense Secretary Hemasiri Fernando are expected to testify before the Special Parliament Select Committee appointed to look into the attacks carried out on Easter Sunday.

The Special Parliament Select Committee appointed by the Speaker of the House, Karu Jayasuriya, held their first meeting yesterday (29) and is scheduled to reconvene on June 4.

The IGP and former Defence Secretary have been summoned to testify on this day.

Defence Secretary-General (Rtd.) Shantha Kottegoda and Chief of the State Intelligence Service and former Deputy IGP Sisira Mendis testified before the committee yesterday.