P-TOMS before House today
THE Government will present the Post-Tsunami Operations Management
Structure (P-TOMS) document before Parliament today sans any signature.
Leader of the House Maithripala Sirisena told the House yesterday the
reason for it being presented to Parliament before being signed is to
enable members to express their views on the subject. He strongly
refuted claims that the P-TOMS document had already been signed.
President assures P-TOMS will address Muslim concerns
PRESIDENT Chandrika Bandaranaike Kumaratunga met with Minister Ferial
Ashraff and a delegation of her party on Tuesday as part of a series of
ongoing consultations on the proposed Tsunami Relief Council (P-TOMS).
Minister Ashraff re-iterated a number of issues concerning the Muslim
community with regard to the ethnic conflict, tsunami recovery and