Leader of Muslim Congress Minister Rauf Hakeem noted that he would not approve the behaviour of the Eastern Provincial Council Chief Minister Nazeer Ahamed, who reprimanded a Navy officer.
The Minister stated this to the media, following a ceremony held in Kandy yesterday.
Eastern Provincial Council Chief Minister who represents the Sri Lanka Muslim Congress, reprimanded the Commanding officer of Sampur Naval Base, Captain Ranjith Premaratne in public on the 20th of this month.
During a ceremony held at Trincomalee Sampur Maha Vidyalaya, the Chief Minister of the Eastern province reprimanded the Commanding officer of Sampur Naval Base, charging that he was not treated in accordance with the proper protocol.
Eastern provincial council Chief Minister Nazeer Ahamed submitting a letter to the President and the Prime Minister, stated that he would not hesitate to express his apologies pertaining to the matter.