Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Indian opposition party leader says extremists trained in Sri Lanka for terror attacks
Sun, May 4, 2014, 11:33 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

May 04, Tiruchy: An Indian opposition leader has charged that Pakistan has chosen Sri Lanka as the base to train extremists to attack targets in India.

Bharatiya Janatha Party (BJP) leader L Ganesan on Saturday charged that Pakistan had chosen Sri Lanka as a base for organizing arms training camps for terror outfits and extremists are currently being trained in Sri Lanka.

He alleged that the militants are then infiltrated into India through coastal routes to carry out terror attacks in India.

He told the Indian media that both Sri Lanka and Pakistan are aware of the illegal activities but had not taken any action against them and criticized the Indian government for being a mere spectator

He said the twin blasts in the Bangalore-Guwahati Express train at Chennai on May 01 were aimed at the BJP Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi.

He said his party (BJP) would never allow extremist activities in any form and a Modi-led BJP government would take tough action against terrorist activities.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Canadian Foreign Minister arrives in Sri Lanka on a two-day official visit
-- [2 hours ago]
Driver identifies the suspect in the killing of Lasantha Wickrematunge
-- [2 hours ago]
Court acquits former Sri Lankan army officers accused of Kumarapuram massacre
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lankan court issues injunction against the planned joint opposition march in Kandy city limits
-- [3 hours ago]
Sri Lanka to set up an Independent aircraft accident investigation bureau
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lankan government seeks public views on reconciliation mechanism
-- [4 hours ago]
Sri Lankan President determined to eliminate drugs menace targeting school children
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lanka Central Bank calls for bids to mint 970 million coins
-- [6 hours ago]
India grants Sri Lanka US$ 318 million financial assistance to improve railways system
-- [6 hours ago]
Japan offers to introduce modern Japanese technology to Sri Lanka
-- [6 hours ago]

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.