Storm Over Sri Lankan Deal with India

Indian & Srilankan Fishermen Discuss Possibility for Amicable Solution
  • The Opposition and professional organizations in Sri Lanka have kicked up a storm over the proposed Economic and Technology Cooperation Agreement between India and Sri Lanka.
  • They said the deal had to be abandoned due to “lack of public support.” Critics said the deal would pave the way for Indian professionals, semi-skilled and unskilled persons to “flood” Sri Lanka’s labour market.