For press freedom by Sunanda Deshapriya
Following the exposure of the white Van abductions under our lead news captioned ‘ the white Van criminal operations under a new culture’ yesterday (9) in Sinhala Edition, before four hours have elapsed since this news was published , those who panicked and became jittery on the exposure gave a grave cyber blow to Lanka e news. Owing to this atrocious action , our website was obstructed from access .After about 14 hours , we were successful however in getting rid of this obstruction with the help of those who are facilitating the server. These cyber criminals could not damage our data information storage sphere however .
Fortunately , we have been able to trace the IP address of those who indulged in this cyber crime. We are arranging to institute legal action under international laws . Meanwhile , we hereby tender our profound apologies to our valued viewers who were denied access to our website during the 14 hours.