Sri Lanka's issue is humanitarian says India

Wednesday, 06 March 2013 - 18:54


India urged Sri Lanka to treat its human rights issue as a humanitarian issue rather than a matter of ego.


Speaking to Indian Media Indian minister of external affairs Salman Kurshid stated that he has asked his Lankan counterpart, the Sri Lankan minister of external affairs prof. G.L. Peiris to work with the United States and report progress if any was made on the issue and to arrive at a draft which is “acceptable to everybody”.


However, speaking at a meeting held in Akuressa Minister Dallas Alahapperuma stated that certain parties are attempting to unseat the government utilizing the Geneva session.