Gotabaya released from all indictments filed over D A Rajapaksa memorial case

Nov 21, 2019 (LBO) – President Gotabaya Rajapaksa has been released from all indictments filed over the alleged misappropriation of public funds for the construction of the D A Rajapaksa Memorial.

The Permanent High Court’s Trial at Bar also decided to lift the overseas travel ban imposed on Rajapaksa and to release the impounded passport.

Appearing for the Attorney General, Deputy Solicitor General Dileepa Peiris informed the court as the provisions of the constitution no civil or criminal proceedings shall be continued against the President.