South Asian Region Forum on economic and financial crimes opens in Sri Lanka capital

May 13, Colombo: Sri Lankan President, Mahinda Rajapaksa today inaugurated the Commonwealth Secretariat South Asian Judges Regional Forum on Economic and Financial Crime today at the Cinnamon Grand Hotel in Colombo.

The forum aimed to enhance the capacity of Commonwealth judiciaries within the region will continue from May 13 to 15.


Justice Minister, Rauf Hakeem, Chief Justice, Asoka De Silva, Senior Legal Officer of United Nations Counter-Terrorism Committee Executive Directorate Trevor Rajah, and around others 30 participants from regional commonwealth countries, Bangladesh, Maldives, Pakistan participated in the event.

(Photos by Sudath Silva)

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