People’s Parliament: Security, Citizenship, Rural Development, Urban Security Focused

13 March 2019

People’s Parliament held its regular meeting on Wednesday.

Concerning the plan to strengthen maritime security, the official said plans are underway to install more coastal watcher radars and to establish coastal guard force – he also stressed acceleration of cooperation among the departments. Regarding the arrangements for issuance of citizenship verification card and family list for IDPs, the official said the card and list are being issued in line with the law, rules and regulations. Parliamentarians discussed the amendment to the rural area development bill.

Also, parliamentarians discussed the proposal urging the Government to prioritize urban security. A union level official clarified the proposal.