Deal firmly with LTTE, Anura urges India
In an exclusive interview with The Hindu, Foreign
Minister Anura Bandaranaike said his visit to India would strengthen
ties between the two countries. Bandaranaike urged India to be "very
hard on the LTTE for ceasefire violations and political killings".
"India must be very emphatic to the free world that the LTTE is a
Vice Admiral Wasantha Karannagoda new Navy
Navy Commander Vice Admiral Daya Sandagiri, who
is also the Chief of Defence Staff relinquishes his duties as
Commander of the Navy effective from today but continues his
appointment as Chief of Defence Staff, the Defence Ministry said.