Three persons involved in the murder of ruggerite Wasim Thajudeen have been identified after analyzing CCTV footage. Among these are two persons attached to the Navy. The Computer Department of the University of Colombo is further analyzing the…… footage and CID has called Senior DIG S.K.D.S. Gunawardane, who was in charge of Colombo during the time of the murder, to record a statement today (21). Meanwhile the Police will question former Western Province Senior DIG Anura Senanayake and officers who were in charge of Narahenpita and Kirulapone Police Stations when Thajudeen was murdered.
22nd December 2015
President Maithripala Sirisena visited the Thilippalei area in Jaffna district to look into the well-being of the people living Welfare Centre. More than 1500 people from Palali , Kankesanturai and Mailadi areas , who were displaced due to terrorist action live in this Welfare Centre for the past 25 years and at present they are being faced with many difficulties. The President having heard about their grievances made a sudden tour to the Centre to meet with the people living at the centre and they warmly welcomed the President at the welfare centre. The people living there requested President Sirisena to provide speedy solutions to their grievances over the past 25 years. They further requested the President to resettle them in their places of origin […]
Problems of displaced persons to be solve within 6 months President Maithripala Sirisena categorically stated that he would not allow the government to be toppled by unconstitutional conspiracies and it could only be done by people’s mandate at an election. Some extremist groups dreaming of capturing power stating that the national security has been compromised and Prime Minister and I will not allow such conspirators to be successful, he said addressing the National Christmas Function held at the Jaffna Municipal Stadium today (Dec 20). I invite the people who hold media conferences in Colombo and accuse that national security has been compromised to visit Jaffna to see with their own eyes the reasons for the war, the President said and added that he would even […]