Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa has said that the defeat of the LTTE has amazed the world. He said that the international community is still studying the circumstances.
The Defence Secretary said that during his recent visit to Malaysia this topic was discussed. Once he had to mention that a security Council Meeting was held from 10.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. on every Wednesday during the past 4 ½ years. He said that the President stayed during the entire period. The Minister was surprised about the commitment of the President.
The Defence Secretary made this reference when he participated in the 26th Convocation of the National Business Management Institute. 1010 students who followed courses in Management and Information Technology received diplomas.