Some extremists ensure their security hiding among Maldivians in SL

Thursday, 9 May 2019

Maldivian Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdulla Shahid called on Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe at the Temple Trees.

Prime Minister pointed out that there are many Maldivian in Dehiwala, Panadura and Mt. Lavinia areas conducting business in Sri Lanka. He says that some extremists are continuing their terror activities while consolidating their security among the residents in these areas.

The revolutionary upsurge of the Muslim youth who appear to be academics is a trend in both Sri Lanka and the Maldives, stated Wickremesinghe.

The Prime Minister emphasized that it is important for the two countries to share the specialist knowledge on the matter to curb the situation