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Highlighting the resolution on Sri Lanka adopted by the European Parliament recently, former Justice Minister Thalatha Atukorale warned that Sri Lanka could lose access to the Generalised Scheme of Preferences Plus (GSP+) concession if they continue the politically motivated witch hunt against former CID SSP Shani Abeysekera and other political prisoners.

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Sri Lanka is facing the grave risk of the rupee hitting 300 against the US dollar if the GSP+ tax concession is revoked at a time when only the tea and garment industries are able to earn foreign exchange for our country, former Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe warned.

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The statement issued yesterday (12) by the General Secretary of the Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) Attorney-at-Law Sagara Kariyawasam which stated that Energy Minister Udaya Gammanpila must take complete responsibility for the fuel price increase and therefore must submit his resignation has come under heavy flak from senior Ministers of the ruling coalition, it is reported.

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The European Parliament has adopted a resolution calling for the repeal of Sri Lanka's Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA) as the law is deemed incompatible with the conventions that the country has to implement under the Generalized Scheme of Preferences (GSP+) granted to the island nation.

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The National Movement for Social Justice (NMSJ) has extended its deep gratitude to the Government and the people of Switzerland for donating humanitarian aid including medical examination materials worth over Rs 800 million to Sri Lanka at a time when the country is facing an immense challenge due to Covid-19 pandemic.

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