Sunday, May 24, 2009

NGOs smuggling IDPs out — Govt.

By Leon Berenger

(ST)Attempts to smuggle out youth from camps housing Internally Displaced people (IDPs) prompted the Government to impose restrictions on visits, a senior Government official said yesterday.

Human Rights Ministry Secretary Rajiva Wijesinha said certain persons with the connivance of Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) workers were involved in this plot. Full text Share on Facebook