[Ministry of Defence (press release)] Mr. Lakshman Hulugalle, Defence Ministry officials Mr. S Hettiarchchi, Mrs. Indu Rathnayaka, Maj Gen (Retd) Palitha Fernando, Maj Gen (Retd) Kapila Hendawitharana and a large number of distinguished guests and pilgrims were present at the occasion.
[Ceylon Daily News] - Solicitor General Palitha Fernando did not object. The Chief Justice observed; “As there is no objection to the afore - mentioned , then the proceedings are terminated”. DSG Buvaneka Aluvihare, DSG Bimba Tilekaratne appeared for the Attorney General.
[Sunday Leader] - When contacted for a comment on the investigations, Solicitor General, Palitha Fernando, said that the Attorney General's department would have nothing to do with the ACF case until the investigations had been completed.