A member resigns from the Special Presidential Commission

local Srilanka

Court of Appeal judges, Rathnapriya Gurusinghe has resigned from the three member Special Presidential Commission appointed to investigate and recommend whether some opposition party leaders’ are subjected to community disability.

President has now appointed Court of Appeal judge Sobhitha Rajakaruna for the vacancy created due to the resignation of Rathnapriya Gurusinghe, by an extraordinary gazette notification issued yesterday.

The Commission has been tasked to investigate and recommend those who involved in Anti Corruption Committee and National Executive Council during the previous government.

It was appointed as per the recommendations made by the Presidential Commission on Political Victimisation.