Tuesday, June 9, 2009

LTTE downfall a happy ending – C’wealth Secy. Gen

During his meeting with Kamalesh Sharma, Secretary-General of the Commonwealth, on 5 June, Foreign Minister Rohitha Bogollagama provided a detailed account on the progress of rehabilitation and re-settlement programmes outlined by the government, a press release issued by the Sri Lankan High Commission in the UK said yesterday.

The release said: "He said that highest priority has been given to improving conditions of the IDPs, resettle the displaced at the earliest which would be an integral part of the reconciliation process.

While congratulating Foreign Minister Bogollagama for the decisive defeat inflicted on the LTTE, Secretary-General Sharma said that he is confident Sri Lanka will move ahead with re-construction and reconciliation process.

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