Last November, I wrote about Dr. Politics at Sri Lanka Politics proposing a genuine bill of rights for his country. Well, the powers that be listened to him and this morning, he reports some movement:

The first in a series of workshops on constitutional reforms organized by the Constitutional Affairs and National Integration Ministry will be held on Saturday May 6, 2006 from 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m. at the Sri Lanka Foundation Institute, Independence Square, Colombo 7.

The subject of the workshop will be “A new Bill of Rights”.