PM condemns Hisbullah’s remarks

12 June 2019 06:52 am - 15     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has condemned the remarks made by former Eastern Province governor M.L.M. Hisbullah.

The Prime Minister had done so when he met representatives of civil society organizations at Temple Trees.

Mr. Hisbullah was reported to have said at a function that the Muslims were a world majority and therefore they should not live in country in fear and had also marked his speech with inflammatory language.

The Prime Minister said everybody should identify themselves as Sri Lankans.

  Comments - 15

  • His-Molei Wednesday, 12 June 2019 07:31 AM

    His-Molla must have also acted in the same way as Gov. of EP.

    StevenGreen@ Wednesday, 12 June 2019 07:50 AM

    Whole world denounce Muslims due to attitudes kind of politicians like this,

    Rakitha Wednesday, 12 June 2019 08:12 AM

    The PM's stance should be commended. Credit must be given where it is due.

    The truth Wednesday, 12 June 2019 08:28 AM

    Really? MR created racism and you and my3 flailed to flame out and enjoyed the public attention going out from your government failures. Some extremist looked for support from outside the country and became terrorists with some political aids. Now you remember that muslims also sri lankan? What government did when aluthgama to Negambo riots? If you want to defeat terrorism impliment law and order impartially, protect all sri lankan despite of religion and race. Then talk

    cheers Wednesday, 12 June 2019 08:30 AM

    Ranil it is you who gave milk to these fellows and they created carnage under your eyes and 300 dead for your ignorance

    SL Wednesday, 12 June 2019 08:35 AM

    where is the Hero Litro funded team

    Jude Wednesday, 12 June 2019 08:39 AM

    Send the Bullahs to Pakistan or Afghanistan!!!?? Yeah!!

    Thomas Wednesday, 12 June 2019 08:40 AM

    Hisbullah do not know the basics. For his information Christianity is the largest religion in the world and Islam comes a second. A ex Governor without basic knowledge.

    Ronnie Bugger Wednesday, 12 June 2019 08:51 AM

    Don't you have the power to arrest this bastard for uttering statements of treason. If you have the balls, just do it.

    Lord Wolfstein Wednesday, 12 June 2019 08:55 AM

    Why not condemn also the racist hate speech made by Champika?

    S.sangaralingham Wednesday, 12 June 2019 09:01 AM

    The majority in the world should not reflect activities in the country one live. Society can function effectively with peace harmony not greed power violence and hate

    P. S. Perera Wednesday, 12 June 2019 09:05 AM

    Why worry? Mr. Hisbullah has the freedom to go to his choice of Arabic country and make his own comments and live happily there.

    Gona Wednesday, 12 June 2019 10:14 AM

    PM why dont you utter a single word when Ghanasara, Champika and Ampitiya Rathne talk against minority.

    Adwani Wednesday, 12 June 2019 11:16 AM

    The Muslims refused to support LTTE due to its violent goal and were subject to expulsion by the armed LTTE fighters, Ranil and the rest of the wild sinhala politicians must remember loyalty undertook by Muslims.

    Johann Salgado - Panadura Wednesday, 12 June 2019 11:20 AM

    So what he is actually saying, the day when muslims and islam is majority in Sri Lanka, we are doomed to convert or get killed.

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