North Wouldn't be Demilitarized - Defense Minister

Monday, 09 February 2015 - 9:45

State Minister of Defence Ruwan Wijewardene addressing the troops at the Security Forces Headquarters Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) stated that, security measures and procedures would not be overlooked at any cost and required steps would be taken to further strengthen the security of the state.

According to the Defense Ministry’s official website, the Minister has vowed that, strength of the northern troops wouldn't be condensed and the prevailing number of military bases would be operated without disassembling.