Thursday, 17 July 2014 - 13:12
Former Indian Minister wants special representative for SL
Former Indian Minister Anbumani Ramadoss, met Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and made a strong case for nominating an independent person as a special representative for Sri Lanka to go into all aspects of the India-Sri Lankan relations.
Submitting a memorandum on behalf of ‘Civil Society Coalition for Justice and Peace’ to Swaraj, Ramadoss said the role of the special representative was to hold dialogues with stakeholders in India and Sri Lanka and come out with a comprehensive blueprint for a solution to the Tamils issue and oversee its implementation.
He said “surprisingly, India is again taking the stand that it is opposing an international investigation against Sri Lankan.