Sirisena govt. to examine Rajapaksa’s ‘coup’ bid

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Sri Lanka’s new supervision on Sunday indicted former President Mahinda Rajapaksa of carrying attempted to theatre a infantry manoeuvre to sojourn in energy following Thursday’s presidential polls, that saw his arch opposition and former apportion Maithripala Sirisena inaugurated president.

Mangala Samaraweera, a tip help of President Sirisena, told reporters that a manoeuvre was averted since a army arch “did not wish to do anything opposite democracy during that wilful time.” This, he said, was notwithstanding orders from Mr. Rajapaksa and his hermit Gotabhaya Rajapaksa, afterwards a counterclaim secretary to muster infantry to centres where a votes were being counted late on Jan 8. The new cabinet, to be sworn in soon, would trigger an review into a pre-dawn “conspiracy” as one of a initial tasks, he added.

The allegations come only days after sections hailed Mr. Rajapaksa for “stepping down gracefully” and ensuring a well-spoken transition of energy . “The law is it was not a well-spoken transition of power,” pronounced Mr. Samaraweera, who progressing served as Foreign Minister and is sloping to be a pivotal member of President Sirisena’s cabinet.

When contacted, Army commander Lieutenant General Daya Ratnayake told The Hindu: “I have not seen those allegations yet, so we can't respond.” Referring to progressing concerns over a army being deployed in a north and easterly to allegedly interrupt elections, he said: “You saw that there was no such incident. The transition was really smooth,” he said.

On either Mr. Rajapaksa or his hermit gave him orders to theatre a coup, General Ratnayake said: “I can’t criticism on that, it is really sensitive. You have to check with a politicians.” However, should a supervision trigger an enquiry, a army would concur in a process, he said.

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