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Sunday, 09 June 2013 - 13:00
Wasu proposes new bill against racial hatred
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Minister of National Languages and Social Integration Wasudewa Nanayakkara says that a proposal has been forwarded to include a clause ruling it illegal to make statements to incite racial or religious hatred, in the penal code.

 

The Minister stated that although such a clause is included in the prevention of terrorism act, no such clause is included in the Penal code.

 

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