All Muslim MPs and ministers to meet the president today, President convenes the cabinet prior to London visit
Monday, 08 July 2019 - 8:42
A sudden cabinet meeting was held last night under the patronage of President Maithreepala Sirisena at the president’s secretariat office last night.
A senior government minister noted that the cabinet meeting was held prior to presidents London visit.
During the sudden cabinet meeting called for last night, it has been reported that the presence of ministers for the meeting was less.
In depth discussions have been held regarding the issueS faced by those engaged in the tourism sector, following the Easter Sunday attacks.
It has also been reported that even though the government had informed the provision of necessary concessions for those in the tourism sector, it had not been implemented in a proper manner which was largely discussed during the cabinet meeting.
Further, all Muslim MPs and ministers are to meet with President Maithreepala Sirisena today.
State minister Ameer Ali expressed these views regarding the discussion.