Why does Sri Lanka face challenges; Defence secretary clarifies.

Saturday, 19 January 2013 - 7:33


Defence secretary Gotabaya Rajapaske states that although the war is over there are many challenges when developing the country.

Defence and Urban Development Ministry Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa said Inimical foreign influences are inevitable for any country with a leadership that loves the country and thinks locally.

Defence Secretary made this statement participating at a ceremony held yesterday at chamber of commerce.


Speaking further Defence Secretary also had this to say…..



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