Sri Lanka is an example to the whole world: UN

Updated: 00:00 GMT, Jan 1, 1970 | Published: 12:13 GMT, Apr 15, 2015 |

Sri Lanka is an example not only to the region  but to the entire world by taking successful measures to  achieve a lasting peace, said the United Nations’ special rapporteur on truth, justice reparations and Guarantees of Non recurrence Pablo De Greiff  who was engaged in a tour in Sri Lanka recently.

Further he said in a media addressing that he wholeheartedly support Sri Lanka’s efforts to safeguard human rights. Also he pressured Sri Lanka to engage in  an evaluation of human rights violations.

Moreover, he pointed out that  Sri Lanka  must implement a programme to extend assistance to those who have been the victims of human rights abuses.