Alahakoon recalled from Sri
Lankan Embassy in Pakistan
Editor-in-Chief of The Nation newspaper Lalith Alahakoon
who accepted a government posting to its embassy in
Pakistan, has been recalled.
Alahakoon left for
less than two weeks ago to take up his new post. He
started work this week. But after working for just one
day at the embassy Alahakoon was handed a letter
terminating his services with orders to return to Sri
Lanka with immediate effect. No reasons for his
termination have been given.