Wednesday, June 3, 2009

NGOs funding Minister behind separatism move - NPM

by Ifham Nizma

(TI)The National Patriotic Movement yesterday said that following the demise of the LTTE leader Vellupillai Prabhakaran, some Non Governmental Organizations (NGOs) have started directing their funds to a Cabinet Minister.

PNM Chairman Dr. Gunadasa Amarasekera, addressing a press conference in Colombo yesterday, accused a particular Minister who crossed over to the Government ranks of being behind the NGO funding and promoting separatism. He was earlier elected on the UNP ticket from a Southern Provincial electorate at the last general elections. Full text