A one-member Presidential Commission will inquire into the death of the Ruhuna University student. The President has appointed retired Supreme Court Judge Jagath Balapatabandi to inquire into the death of Susantha Bandara.
The Commission is tasked with looking into the allegations made on the death of the student in Badulla on the 22nd of July and also on those responsible for his death and making recommendations. It is alleged that there are issues related to the investigations carried out by the Police. The President appointed this Commission taking into consideration as meeting the desire of the public in looking into those responsible for the murder. The Commission report is expected to be provided to the President within three months.