Bopage tells media to mind its own business


by Harisachandra Gunaratna

Parliamentary High Posts Committee had recently sought explanation from the Media Ministry Secretary Nimal Bopage about misappropriation of funds when he was the Chairman, National Human Resources Development Council (NHRDC) `

When asked Bopage about the allegations yesterday he said that it was a private matter and it should not be of any concern of the newspapers.

The Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) has also raised this in its report.

The Executive Director of CaFFE Keerthi Tennekoon said his organisation had raised the issue with the Parliamentary High Posts Committee and requested it to reconsider Bopage’s appointment as Media Ministry Secretary in the face of above mentioned allegation.

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