Hirunews Logo
India+says+Sri+lanka+assured+to+empower+13th+amendment.
Tuesday, 16 September 2014 - 12:49
India says Sri lanka assured to empower 13th amendment.
7,155

Views
India says Sri Lanka has assured India that it is committed to implementing the 13th amendment to the constitution.

Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin said India’s stand is that whatever decision has been taken by Sri Lanka for its people should be implemented.

The 13th amendment to Sri Lankan constitution sought to set up provincial councils with specified powers in the country, in accordance with the provisions of the Indo-Sri Lanka Accord of 1987, to give more powers to the minorities.

Meanwhile, Following inputs that some suspicious persons, having terror links, might intrude into India from Sri Lanka via sea route, the Indian district administration and police have strengthened coastal security by constituting ‘Coastal Security Ramnad,’ a standing committee to facilitate coordinated action by pooling intelligence.

 
Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Farmers occupy A-9 road to dry paddy
Thursday, 22 February 2018 - 13:52
The drivers who are using the A-9 road complain that farmers have occupied certain sections of the road stretch from Puliyankulama to Mullaitivu to dry... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
3,511 Views
15,512 Views
662 Views
3,078 Views
432 Views
16,975 Views
Top