APRC Chairman says:
Proposals firm foundation for new Constitution
THE Chairman of the All Party Representative
Committee Minister Prof. Tissa Vitharana yesterday asserted that
maximum power would be devolved to the North and East, in
implementing the 13th Amendment while maintaining the unitary
framework of governance.
Government will consider grievances of all Tamils - Minister
FOREIGN Employment Promotion and Welfare
Minister Keheliya Rambukwella said the Government would “take the
grievances of all democratically minded Tamil people on board” in
evolving a political solution to the country’s conflict.
Batti polls: Nominations period ends
THE submission of nominations for municipal and
urban council polls in the Batticaloa district concluded yesterday,
the Elections Commissioner’s office said.