UNP Parliamentarian Palitha Range Bandara addressing a press conference at Temple Trees on the alleged attempts to bribe him, plays recording exposing the attempted ‘deal’.
Mr Bandara’s ‘conversations’ include S.B. Dissanayake, Yoshitha Rajapaksa and S.B Nawinne’s ‘coordinators’. In one of the conversations, an agent offers to pay him Rs. 500 million in US dollars. In another recording, UPFA’s S.B. Dissanayake calls Mr Bandara and offers him a Cabinet position if he cross over to the government “immediately”.
Listen to the conversation here:
Mr Bandara, at the presser, also alleges that Prof. Ranjitha Bandara was the go-between in the ‘financial deal’ and attempted to contact him over the phone several times. Presents call records and affidavits from his security officers to the media .
Mr Bandara also indicated he is in possession of the recording of a telephone conversation with a “very powerful” person which he promises to play before the media “very soon.” He also adds that he has another recording of a conversation with a “VVIP”