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New SL ambassador for Oman hopes to boost tourism between two nations

“My primary objective is to strengthen relations between Sri Lanka and Oman” says Asoka Girahagama – the new Sri Lanka ambassador for Oman in an interview with “Times of Oman”.

The case of Sri Lankan housemaid in Saudi Rizana Nafeek, who is sentenced to death over an alleged murder of an infant, is forwarded for an amicable settlement with her Saudi Employer – the victim’s parents.

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Rizana Nafeek, the Sri Lankan maid in Saudi Arabia, who is sentenced to death by a Saudi court, has been allowed to contact her parents in Sri Lanka, considering this month (August) being the Holy month of Ramadan.

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