Security of former Ministers slashed

Inspector General of Police (IGP) Pujith Jayasundara has issued instructions to reduce the security of all former Ministers.The Police media unit said that the security has been reduced to be on par with a Member of Parliament. Accordingly, the security of former Ministers has been reduced from 7 to two.Earlier the security of former Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe was also reduced from 1008 to 10. (Colombo Gazette)