Gnana Akka continues to receivemilitary security; Burnt house repaired by army!
The infamous Gnana Akka still receives military protection for her home anddevalaya and even the repairs on her house that was burnt down is being carriedout by army soldiers, it is reported.
It is said that on the 9th of May, the house of Gnana Akka, which is located near the lake in Anuradhapura, was set on fire and destroyed. It is reported from military sources that due to a prediction given by Gnana Akka to an army chief that he will be the next president, she is still receiving favours from the army, it is reported.
Officials object to compensation for MPs burnt houses!
Meanwhile, media reports have been published that a group of officials are obstructing the provision of compensation for the homes of MPs that were destroyed by the rioters.
It is said that district secretaries, divisional secretaries, assessment officers etc. are among those who deliberately avoid giving information.
It is also reported that the MPs have already complained to the heads of the government led by the President.
The MPs of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna have complained to the President that they have had to put in a lot of effort to get compensation for the damaged houses and for that they have already filled a number of different forms.
Meanwhile, a special committee has been appointed by President Ranil Wickremasinghe to oversee the compensation for the damaged houses.
The head of that committee is Dr. Suren Batagoda.A special discussion in this regard was recently held at the Parliament complex under the chairmanship of Batagoda.
The houses and properties of 76 MPs were destroyed by violent protesters on the 9th of May.