President Ranil Wickremesinghe says the Social Justice Commission will be established in order to build a country where everyone can live in harmony, by solving public issues of all sections of the population and that the government expects to fully implement the 13th Amendment to the Constitution.
The President expressed his views at the National Thai Pongal Festival held in Jaffna this afternoon (15).
The President also stated that in order to build a country where all races can coexist and achieve economic prosperity, everyone must return to ones Sri Lankan identity established by the late DS Senanayake 75 years ago.
The President said a statement on the government’s steps toward reconciliation will be made public in February and a meeting of party leaders will be convened next week to discuss the matter. P
resident Wickremesinghe stated that the Truth and Reconciliation Commission’s work will be accelerated in order to provide relief to the families of the disappeared.