Tuesday, 03 February 2015 - 14:42
Nisha Bishwal meets TNA & SLMC Leaders
US Assistant Secretary of State Nisha Biswal who is in the island on a 3-day official tour held talks with the TNA this morning.
Despite the meeting was scheduled to take place in Jaffna, the two factions met at the US Embassy in Colombo.
MPs representing TNA namely R. Sambandan, Suresh Premachandra, Mawei Senadhi-raja as well as Northern Provincial council Chief Minister C.V. Vigneswaran joined the discussion with the US envoy.
The focus of the discussion was regarding the measures that have been taken to resolve the issues faced by the Tamil people.
Meanwhile, US Assistant Secretary also met the Muslim Congress leader Rauf Hakeem this afternoon.