President issues extraordinary gazette permitting deployment of Armed Forces

Saturday, 24 August 2019 - 8:07

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President Maithripala Sirisena has issued an extraordinary gazette permitting the deployment of the Armed Forces to ensure public security across the island even though the State of Emergency has not been extended.

This is as per powers vested with the President under the Public Security Ordinance.



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