The Minister of External Affairs G.L.Peries is to visit Britain on October 21 and Tamils in Britain are preparing to stage protests against his visit. As the Sri Lankan government is carrying out arrangements to host the Commonwealth Heads Meeting the minister of external affairs G.L.Peries is scheduled to visit London. as part of this preparations.
The minister is scheduled to meet Britain diplomats and will brief on facilities to be provided by the government towards the visiting delegates.
Tamils in Britain are to a stage protests against arrival of the Minister and Tamils stage various protests demanding the Britain government boycott the CHOGM in SriLanka. The protest is organised in front of Senate House on October 21 from 4.00 pm – 7.00 pm in Malet Street by the British Tamil Forum and the Tamil Youth Forum.