President Rajapaksa has emphasized that all are under one law and they enjoy equal rights as well.
The President said law and order has to be maintained in a country. If not others will follow suit. Therefore the law should be respected. He requested the support of officials to develop the East.
He said that this is one country and one nation under one law. All have similar rights. The President was addressing the progress review meeting of the Eastern Province at the Trincomalee Naval Base.
The President gave urgent instructions to officials to solve various problems presented by the Eastern people. He also looked into the current progress in the Province.