Nonis Resigned But Don’t Quote Me: Media Minister Keheliya
The Minster of Media Keheliya Rambukwella today admitted that the Sri Lankan High Commissioner to United Kingdom, Chris Nonis has resigned.
The tragic comedy figured at a news briefing in Colombo today (Tuesday) evening by Media Minister, Keheliya Rambukwella. He admitted that the High Commissioner Chris Nonis has resigned. Under intense questioning, he used his mobile phone to speak to Minister of External Affairs, Professor G.L. Peiris. After a long conversation, Keheliya said he was withdrawing his earlier remarks because External Affairs Minister is saying he has not resigned.
But the shocking news came later. After the news conference ended, he told media representatives that Nonis resigned but it was not accepted. He said he should not be quoted.