Sri Lankan Air Force denies reports that President staying at Air Chief's pvt residence

Colombo, July 12 (IANS) The Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) on Tuesday denied social media reports that President Gotabaya Rajapaksa is currently staying in a private house belonging to Air Force Chief, Air Marshal Sudarshana Pathirana.
 
Sri Lankan Air Force denies reports that President staying at Air Chief's pvt residence

Colombo, July 12 (IANS) The Sri Lanka Air Force (SLAF) on Tuesday denied social media reports that President Gotabaya Rajapaksa is currently staying in a private house belonging to Air Force Chief, Air Marshal Sudarshana Pathirana.

The SLAF said a video released by Ajith Dharmapala, a former police officer who claims to be the President of the International Organisation to Devoid Sri Lankan Police from Politics, claimed that the President is staying in a private house belonging to the Air Force Commander, the Daily Mirror reported.

The SLAF Spokesman Dushan Wijesinghe said that there is no truth behind the reports and it was a "propaganda" to tarnish the image of the SLAF and its Chief.

--IANS

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