For press freedom by Sunanda Deshapriya
Wednesday, 03 Novembr
Sub Editor of ‘Dinamina’ daily Sinhala Newspaper, Mr Ranjith Padmasiri has been interdicted following a news item published by him with a caption carrying “Fonseka’s petition is illegal – Dismiss without a trial – President”
It is learnt that the President has blamed the Chairman of Lake House Mr Bandula Padmakumara and the Director, Editor Board Mr Seelaratna Senarath on the following day regarding this with a remark on the incompetency to publish a heading by the newsmen. It is also learnt that another team of employees have been nominated to terminate their service alleging them with anti government views.