Defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa notes that security forces are gradually being withdrawn from their interactions with the general public
concerning security arrangements.
The defence secretary's comments came during the inaugural ceremony of the 'siyapath wila' programme which was held in Colombo.
The aim of the programme is to motivate police officers.
The defence secretary also noted that if police officers act devoid of discipline,
they may fall short of the expectations placed in them by the public.
Speaking further he also had this to say…..