Tamil Diplomat

Office of Missing Persons Act will not pose any threat to armed forces: Mangala

Foreign Minister Mangala Samaraweera said the Office of Missing Persons (OMP) Act will not pose any threat to armed forces as alleged by the opposition. .

The Foreign Minister made this observation while responding to journalists in parliament yesterday after  the Office of Missing Persons (OMP) bill was passed.

“The new Act will focus on the missing persons situation of the country, and will not interfere into the judicial mechanism” he said.