President meets Tamil Nadu MPs during Indian State visit
President Mahinda Rajapaksa met Tamil Nadu
Parliamentarians yesterday during his visit to India and the
Parliamentarians expressed their willingness to cooperate with Sri
Lanka in raising the standards of living of the people of the North
including the resettled Internally Displaced Persons, a press
release from the Presidential Media Division said yesterday.
Indian Opposition Leader congratulates President
President Mahinda Rajapaksa who is on a three day
official visit to India met Opposition Leader and BJP leader of the
Indian Lok Sabha Sushma Swaraj yesterday morning.
Cabinet nod for China-Lanka agreement
The Cabinet granted approval for an economic and
technical cooperation agreement between China and Sri Lanka, Acting
Media and Communication Minister and Cabinet Spokesman Lakshman Yapa
In Parliament on Wednesday:
Sri Lanka condemns Israel attack on Gaza relief convoy
Sri Lanka strongly condemns the Israeli attack
on a ship carrying humanitarian (food) aid to the Gaza region in
Palestine and wished to express its deep shock over this incident,
External Affairs Deputy Minister Geethanjana Gunawardena said
speaking on an adjournment motion tabled in Parliament Wednesday.