Speaker Karu Jayasuriya is saying that the Sri Lanka Police is facing grave new challenges and dealing with them efficiently and in a competent manner.
President Maithripala Sirisena has expressed concern over issues that have arisen due to delays in clearances carried out by the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRCSL) when dispatching police and security forces personnel to United Nations Peace Keeping Missions.
Chief of National Intelligence Retired DIG Sisira Mendis has resigned citing "health reasons," official sources said.
The Police Spokesman Ruwan Gunesekara says that the police are ensuring the maximum security of the public during the Vesak season.
The anti-Muslim mob attacks are hindering the investigations and the prosecution of the extremists responsible for the Easter Sunday massacres
Combined Army, Special Task Force and Police teams are continuing search operations in the Kalmunai area where 15 people including 6 six children were killed in a confrontation