Unidentified persons who arrived in a white van pulled out a Tamil journalist from a passenger vehicle travelling along Mannaar-Thalaimannaar road Thursday night around 8.30 and attacked him, according to a complaint lodged with the Mannaar Police.
There is a case against Editor of “Irida Lanka “,Chandana Sirimalwatte for publishing following wording in his paper. “Allas sekakaruta newatha sevaya labadenna Janadipathigen Adhikaranayaka Balapem”. He is charged for contempt of court.
A group of students from Kelaniya University putting up posters against the brutal police killing of Susanthe Bandara, the third year student of the Faculty of Natural Sciences and Social Sciences of the University of Ruhuna, have been assaulted by personnel of Kiribathgoda Police today (27th) morning.