Govt firm on devolution, APRC
Peace proposals due shortly:
General Secretary of the SLFP and Agricultural
Development Minister Maithripala Sirisena re-affirmed the
Government’s firm stand of devolving power and implementing the All
Party Representative Committee (APRC) proposals due shortly.
Rice imports to bring down prices
As a short-term measure to push down the
escalating rice prices, President Mahinda Rajapaksa has directed the
Government to import an adequate quantity of rice.