The Chairman of the Tender Committee of the State Engineering Corporation has been interdicted.
Chairman of the State Engineering Corporation Prof. Aashu Marasinghe said that he has been interdicted as he had gone against the accepted legal procedure when entertaining tenders of State Institutions. It is prohibited to get the involvement of those who had submitted tenders when the Technical Evaluation Committee is evaluating the tenders. However, those who had submitted tenders had been summoned to the location in the tender related to the supply of the lighting network of the Kettarama Stadium. Following instructions received from the Minister in charge of the Portfolio, his service as Chairman of the Tender Committee has been suspended.