Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Govt. will not dance to Opposition’s tune – Yapa

by Franklin R.Satyapalan

(TI)Media Minister Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena said that Government could not dance to the whims and fancies of the Opposition and do away with Emergency Laws or the Prevention of Terrorism Act barely a week after the LTTE had been crushed militarily.

It would consider easing Emergency Laws or the PTA when time comes, he said, briefing the local media on the Government’s position on the current issues. Full text