Colombo, June 4 (BAN/ AD): Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has said that country has set a new world record by successfully defeating the ISIS terror group in a month. PM further added only a few countries that were able to get this done. PM mentioned Nation will not allow racism to raise it’s head in the country and stated that he was saddened by the decision taken by Muslim ministers to resign from their positions.
PM said that if a particular community is targeted because of actions of few then it would make the job of those who eradicated ISIS even harder. Wickremesinghe also stated that the CID should file charges against those who are guilty or state categorically that they do not have sufficient evidence to file charges against the persons.
PM was attending convocation ceremony of the School of Postgraduate Studies of the Sri Lanka Institute of Development Administration where he made the announcement.