Hirunika denies getting 'Maga Neguma' funds

2018-10-11 09:13:21

Government MP Hirunika Premachandra yesterday vehemently denied that she had taken out funds from the Maga Neguma account.

In a hard hitting speech in Parliament last evening, Ms. Premachandra said she has never done and never will engage in low class politics. She said she had never accepted money from anyone. “I have never engaged in low class politics", she re-emphasised. This story is a classic example of media terrorism that is prevailing in the country today,” she said.

“I request that FCID carry out an investigation into this and if needed I will also give a statement on the matter. If not I will go to the FCID office and give a statement,” she added.

Hitting hard at media further she said general public will attack media houses before long if they continue to act in the manner they are acting now. “ It was the brother of a person who owns a media house that killed my father former Presidential Advisor Baratha Lakshman Premachandra,” she also said.

She also alleged that persons with vested interests were attempting to get backbenchers in Parliament to sling mud at her.(Yohan Perera and Ajith Siriwardana)

  Comments - 13

  • Yahiya Thursday, 11 October 2018 09:24

    Your leader is backing him.

    Reply : 8       18

    ANTON Thursday, 11 October 2018 09:32


    Reply : 13       26

    Potta Harry Thursday, 11 October 2018 09:57

    Will change stance once revealed like in abduction case.

    Reply : 2       19

    DHA Thursday, 11 October 2018 09:52

    Oh...another amnesia case...!!!

    Reply : 4       14

    BuffaloaCitizen Thursday, 11 October 2018 10:12

    Do you deny your party thugs abducted a man and bought him over to you at your party office and they were all found guilty except for you bcos you used your influence to escape.

    Reply : 2       28

    Sunil Thursday, 11 October 2018 10:19

    "Never engaged in low-class politics"? Only kidnappings?

    Reply : 1       33

    s.shiha Thursday, 11 October 2018 11:07

    What you are saying is true

    Reply : 20       11

    Ghost Thursday, 11 October 2018 13:15

    About the media? Damn right!!!!

    Reply : 2       12

    Ghost Thursday, 11 October 2018 13:16

    Where was the media when Basil was running the shore?????

    Reply : 4       13

    Gamaya Thursday, 11 October 2018 21:33

    Hiding hello HIDING, for fear of life.

    Reply : 0       2

    Jayanath Thursday, 11 October 2018 15:16

    idiot! Why always mahinda or basil. They did what has to be done at that point of time! We know type of the suckers who want to make them down!

    Reply : 4       8

    Jayanath Thursday, 11 October 2018 15:24

    Give some vita milk to this political infant! Actually who is voting for this kind of people like hirunika, Rangan ramanayake etc etc?? Cannot imagine and that’s the mental matuarity level of our people . We cannot expect our country will become a better place than this!

    Reply : 4       11

    Nesam Thursday, 11 October 2018 15:54

    What do we expect when we vote in, uneducated 3rd rate individuals to High office. ''Reap what you sow''

    Reply : 0       7

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