Former Deputy Defence Minister Anuruddha Ratwatte, has informed the Colombo High Court today that he would testify in a case that has been filed against him.
Ratwatte is being charged for his failure to declare to the Bribery Commission how he earned assets worth approximately Rs. 35 million between March 1997 and August 2002.
The case was taken up for hearing today by High Court Judge Sunil Rajapaksa and is to be taken up again on September 30th.
At the last hearing Ratwatte was asked by the judge to inform today if he was willing to testify or make a dock statement.
Ratwatte however has said he was prepared to testify.