(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) –The Commonwealth has offered Sri Lanka support to improve political reconciliation in the country.
The offer has been made by Commonwealth Secretary General Patricia Scotland in a letter to Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe.
Scotland welcomed the end of the political crisis in Sri Lanka and the appointment of Wickremesinghe as Prime Minister.
She also commended Wickremesingh and others for their steadfastness in defense and support of the rule of law and the constitutional framework.
Scotland said that she had informed President Maithripala Sirisena the Commonwealth remains ready to support Sri Lanka’s efforts to improve political reconciliation in the country, progress constitutional reform and entrench the rule of law.