Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe shaking hands with UNSG Ban Ki-moon during a visit to Seoul on the sidelines of the 2016 Rotary International Convention.
(Pic courtesy PM media)
Geneva-sanctioned Office for
Missing Persons to succeed
The government has directed the Presidential Commission to Investigate Complaints Regarding Missing Persons to hand over all its files to proposed Office for Missing Persons, thereby terminating the Commission.
Chairman of the Commission retired High Court Judge Maxwell Paranagama yesterday told The Island that he had been to told to hand them over before July 15, 2016. Paranagama said that he had requested time till August 30 to finalise the process.