The Foreign Ministry rejects the allegations that the views expressed by Ravinath Ariyasinghe, Sri Lanka's Permanent Representative in Geneva contradict with that of the Sri Lankan government.
Issuing a special communique the Foreign Ministry states that such records were publicized by certain parties.
Ravinath Ariyasinghe, Sri Lanka's Permanent Representative in Geneva expressed his views at two conferences regarding the US Resolution on Sri Lanka.
The media reported that certain statements he made are contradictory to the conventions of the Sri Lankan government.
However the Foreign Ministry points out that he expressed those views under the guidance of the Foreign Ministry at those unofficial assemblies participated by countries under the UNHRC as well as representatives of civil society and non-governmental organizations.