PM appoints committee to probe Ranjans statement

A three-member committee has been appointed to look into the statement made by State Minister Ranjan Ramanayake against some monks.

The three-member Ministerial committee appointed by Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe will investigate the claims made by the State Minister and recommend appropriate action.

The Committee headed by Foreign Minister Tilak Marapana also includes Ministers Ranjith Maduma Bandara and Malik Samarawickrama.