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Arjun Aloysius Demands 5 Billion Each From MTV/ Sirasa And Wijaya Newspapers

The controversial businessman who has been in the centre of the bond scam has sent letters of demand to MTV channels pvt ltd (Sirasa) and Wijaya Newspapers for tarnishing his reputation using inaccurate and unclarified facts. Arjun Aloysius, son-in-law of ex-Central Bank Governor, Arjuna Mahendran has demanded five billion each from MTV/Sirasa for making defamatory […]

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World Bank Distances Itself From Arjuna Mahendran’s Bond Scam

The World Bank has officially distanced itself from the controversial Central Bank bond scam committed by ex-Governor Arjuna Mahendran citing that they are not aware of the international best practices to accurately calculate the potential loss in the case of the past bond auction. In a letter addressed to M. S. B Ekanayake, Secretary to […]

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From Arjuna Mahendran To Ajith Nivard Cabraal; COPE On The Bond Hunt

The Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) has kicked off a fresh investigation to determine if any Treasury Bond scams took place at Central Bank from 2008 to 2015, during the term of former Governor Ajith Nivard Cabraal. COPE Chairman Sunil Handunneththi has informed Speaker Karu Jayasuriya, that his committee has already commenced investigations to determine […]

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Arjuna Mahendran’s Bond Scam May Crack Coalition Into Two

Slight cracks in the Yahapalanaya Government have surfaced just days since the COPE report on the Central Bank Treasury Bond was released, with ministers from the Sirisena camp threatening to involve the Interpol amidst reports that ex-Governor of Central Bank, Arjuna Mahendran has fled the country. Highly placed political sources said that the COPE report […]

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We Are Not Protecting Arjuna Mahendran: UNP’s COPE Member Ajith P. Perera

Amidst allegations that the UNP MPs in the Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) were attempting to safeguard ex-Governor of the Central Bank Arjuna Mahendran, Deputy Minister of Power and Renewable Energy Ajith P. Perera today flatly denied the allegations, while assuring that Mahendran’s role in the alleged Treasury Bond scandal will be taken up for […]

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Exclusive: COPE Says Arjuna Mahendran Is GUILTY In Bond Scam

Ex-Governor of the Central Bank, Arjuna Mahendran has been found guilty by the Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) in the Treasury Bond Scam. The Colombo Telegraph has managed to get a copy of the draft report by the Committee Chairman Sunil Handunneththi, which has been endorsed by majority of the members, except for the UNP […]

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Hell Bent On Safeguarding Arjuna Mahendran, UNP Scuttles COPE

Hell bent on safeguarding the billion rupees worth sins committed by ex-Governor of Central Bank Arjuna Mahendran, the tactful plan devised by the United National Party (UNP) has finally resulted in the scuttling of the Committee on Public Enterprises (COPE) which was investigating the Treasury Bond scandal. Accordingly, the COPE, which to date has always […]

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Arjuna Mahendran Is Innocent – Another Betrayal By Yahapālanaya

By Granville Perera – My Theory: The United National Party (UNP) led common opposition won the Presidential election in January 2015. Their partners including Civil Society organizations ( and our dear old Rt. Venerable Sobitha himi) that joined the campaign for regime change were penniless. The cost of the election campaign ran in to several […]

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Arjuna Mahendran Issue: Ranil’s Credibility At Stake

By Malinda Seneviratne – There’s a term that even those who use it at every turn these days hadn’t heard or understood not too long ago. Yahapalanaya or Good Governance. There’s another word that is now being used a lot which was almost unheard of and which, even now, is not quite understood: bonds. Regardless […]

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Pitipana Committee Unknowingly Exposes Arjuna Mahendran

By Hema Senanayake – In this analysis, I use Pitipana Committee report. Also I use the Minute Paper of Monetary Board and Minute Paper of the relevant Tender Committee of Central Bank which have been attached to the said committee report. I use nothing else. On February 27th of this year, Central Bank of Sri […]

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