It is learnt that that, the Defence Secretary, Major General Kamal Gunaratne is to visit Jaffna today. A high level conference on the ‘security of Jaffna District and Law and Order procedures’ is to be held in the Palaly Army Head Quarters today morning.
Officials of the Tri-Forces and Police in Jaffna District had been invited for this conference. Following the takeover of Gotabhaya Rajapakse as the President Major General Kamal Gunaratne was appointed as the Defence Secretary.
He is making his first visit to Jaffna after taking over as Defence Secretary.
It is notable that he authored the book “ Road to Nanthikadal” in which he had lauded the Leader of LTTE, Velupillai Prabhakaran as a disciplined Leader.