Friday, June 11, 2021

Tag: Minister of National Security

Sri Lankan cabinet approves burqa ban

Sri Lankan cabinet approves burqa ban

Colombo, April 27 (AFP): Sri Lanka’s Cabinet of Ministers has approved a controversial proposal to ban face coverings, including the burqa, that conceal the wearer’s identity, Public Security Minister Dr. Sarath Weerasekara said. The decision was announced on Weerasekara’s official Facebook page on Tuesday (27) and was later confirmed by co-cabinet spokesman Minister Keheliya Rambukwella who, citing national security concerns, ...

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