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In keeping with the National Archives Act, the Ministry of External Affairs yesterday made arrangements tohandover all Treaties and Agreements signed prior to 1985 to the Department ofNational Archives.
At a simple ceremony held yesterday at the Ministry premises, the Minister of External Affairs, Prof. G.L. Peirismade a token handover of 171 legal documents kept by the Ministry’s Legal Division, which is the depository of all Treaty Agreements signed by theGovernment of Sri Lanka, to Dr. Saroja Wettasinghe, Director/National Archives.