President defends Security Forces
President Mahinda Rajapaksa yesterday stressed he
will never betray the Security Forces and is ready to face any
accusation on behalf of the Security Forces that made tremendous
sacrifices for the nation. The President was addressing
representatives of over 64 Trade Unions at Temple Trees yesterday.
Army Chief rejects false allegations
Army Commander Lieutenant General Jagath
Jayasuriya addressing Army officers and troops at a ceremony to
handover tokens of honour to troops from all Army regiments
yesterday vehemently rejected false allegations made by certain
elements against the victory of war heroes.
Jaffna a tourist hub soon
The picturesque beach fronts in Karainagar and
Kayts island in the Jaffna Peninsula will be developed to attract
tourists, said Northern Governor Major General G. A. Chandrasiri.