President Maithripala Sirisena in his capacity as the Minister of Defense presented a Cabinet paper this week to liquidate the Rakna Araksha Lanka Limited in accordance with the guidance provided by the Attorney General.
The senior officers of the Japanese Maritime Self Defence Force (JMSDF) Ship 'Kirisame' which arrived in Sri Lanka on a goodwill and replenishment visit, called on Commander of the Navy, Vice Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne at the Naval Headquarters yesterday (5).
Defense Secretary Eng. Karunasena Hettiarachchi emphasized that there is no truth behind the false allegation by extremists who are spreading rumors that security in North and East are in danger. “Anyone can visit these areas and clarify on the matter that the Government has provided suitable livelihood environment for the people in these areas”, he added.