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  • Nov 24, 2011
  • 02:42 PM

Sri Lanka looks for national unification through language

MSN India
Colombo, Nov 24 (PTI) Sri Lanka has taken steps to address one of the main causes of the ethnic tensions which had led to the decades old separatist conflict in the island nation by motivating people to be trilingual, officials said. People will be encouraged to be conversant with Sinhala, Tamil and English under a national action plan.

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