Pakistani batsmen Imam-ul-Haq, Shan Masood and Babar Azam get batting tips from former Sri Lankan great Kumar Sangakkara. The former Sri Lanka captain is in UAE as a commentator for Asia Cup.

MR ready to work

with India despite

troubled past – GL

The Joint Opposition (JO) yesterday declared that it was ready to work with India in spite of misconceptions that may have led to New Delhi’s backing for the change of the Rajapaksa government in January 2015.

Former External Affairs Minister and Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) Chairman Prof. G. L. Peiris explained that though there could have been faults on both parties, they had now realized the importance of a new relationship. Prof. Peiris was flanked by UPFA Kalutara District MP Rohitha Abeygunawardena and former Gampaha District JVP MP Siripala Amarasinghe.



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