Posted on 06.08.2019 by Chandana Sirimalwatte in Local News with 0 Comments
A S P Liyanage says that he is ready to act as a governor as he wants to represent the Catholic community. He has earlier stated that the president had promised to give him a governor post.
The Catholic Church is also considering the allocation of one governor post for Catholic person as there is no representation among them, said A S P Liyanage. He was initially appointed as an ambassador in Qatar in 2017. Then Liyanage resigned from the post this year due to various allegations against him. He then stated that he has resigned from his position as the president promised him to award a governor post.
He published full-length paper advertisements in Sinhala newspapers saying that president Maithripala should be awarded a Nobel Peace Prize. Also, while he was in a Qatar Ambassador post, he came to the airport to pick luggage of Rajapaksha sons.