Sunday, May 24, 2009

An Open Letter to UN Secretary General …

(TI)I am one who has worked for a peaceful resolution of our ethnic relations since 1956, and that right through the 1977 riots, the Black July of 1983 and since then. Recently I wrote an open letter to President Mahinda Rajapakse and leader of the Opposition Mr. Ranil Wickremesinghe urging a southern consensus for a peaceful political solution, as I had done decades earlier to President J.R. Jayewardene and Mrs. Sirima Bandaranaike. Full text Share on Facebook