Gota surprised by Gen. Fonseka’s move
Defence Ministry Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa yesterday said that the Defence Ministry was ‘surprised’ over General Sarath Fonseka’s decision to file a fundamental rights petition in the Supreme Court seeking adequate security and the intervention of the court for a secure quarters. Mr. Rajapakse said “The ministry is surprised that General Fonseka went to Courts seeking adequate security despite the fact that he is already having enough security,”.
Last Monday General Fonseka filed a fundamental rights petition in the Supreme Court seeking adequate security and intervention of the court for him to remain at the official residence of the Army Commander.