Parliament committee wants action taken against Arjun

Perpetual Treasuries recorded a profit of Rs. 5.1 billion for the year ending March 2016, an increase of 430% in profits in comparison to the previous year. (Colombo Gazette) A Parliament committee has proposed that action be taken against businessman Arjun Aloysius and Perpetual Treasuries over the alleged treasury bond scam.The report by the Committee On Public Enterprises (COPE) headed by Sunil Handunneththi has proposed that an investigation be conducted into Perpetual Treasuries Limited and how it received undue advantage as a primary dealer from the Central Bank, Deputy Minister Ajith P. Perera has said.