Security of the majority should not be risked for the agendas of a few; says President at the 18th SAARC summit.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa emphasized the imperative need for SAARC to move towards implementing result-oriented, actionable plans, which impact directly on the lives of the people.
He said that having evolved in structure, form and content, through almost three decades, SAARC is at a crucial juncture and now there is a need to shift from the present traditional approach and move towards implementing result-oriented, actionable plans, which impact directly on the lives of our peoples.
Addressing the 18th SAARC summit in Kathmandu today he urged South Asian leaders to morally in keeping with the SAARC spirit to join forces against external threats on Member States.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa stressed that security of the majority cannot be risked at misconceptions and agendas of a few radical groups.