The Commission to Investigate allegations of Bribery or Corruption has summoned former Minister Parliamentarian of eh UPFA Mahinda faction Wimal Weerawansa o get a statement from him regarding an investigation being carried out on a complaint received stating vehicles belonging to the Presidential Secretariat were miscued during Mahinda Rajapaksa regime.
He has been asked to come to the Commission on the 15th.
The case against Wimal Weerawansa who is being charged for attempting to go abroad with an outdated diplomatic passport too has been put off till 2nd February, 2017.
Meanwhile, Wimal Weerwansa’s elder brother Sarath Weerawansa too has been remanded on charges of misusing a government vehicle attached to the Presidential Secretariat and obtaining fuel allowance from the Housing and Construction Ministry illegally.
It had been revealed that Presidential Secretariat had paid Rs.84,75,000 for vehicles hired by Sarath Weerawansa.