Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Opposition to support IMF loan: Hakeem

(May 26, Colombo, Sri Lanka Guardian) SLMC Leader MP Rauff Hakeem today said in Parliament collective appeal should be made by the government and the joint opposition to the IMF to release a standby loan the government requested for. It is important for the government to take the opposition into confidence and make a joint appeal to the IMF”, Mr. Hakeem said.

The SLMC also welcomed the defeat of the LTTE saying the achievements of the government and military are ‘remarkable’ and unprecedented. Full text