30th March 2016

Prime witness in Ekneligoda murder receives death threats from Girithale camp – Complains to police

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(Lanka-e-News -30.March.2016, 11.30PM)  Sergeant major Ran Banda the prime witness   in the murder of Prageeth Ekneligoda has receieved death threats from the  Girithale army camp, according to reports. It was this sergeant major who received death threats yesterday , who interrogated Prageeth for two days while the latter was detained in the Girithale army camp after he was abducted by a group of army officers including Shammi Kumararatne of the Girithale army camp. Ran Banda had stated to the CID that he questioned Prageeth on the book the latter wrote criticising the Rajapakse family. Accordingly the main witness  in this case is the retired sergeant major. Ran Banda has made a complaint to Nikaweratiya police yesterday , that a group of army officers of […]

Detection of bombs , suicide kit in Chavakacheri : Truth uncovered – Did MR’s brother in law and wife conspire with LTTE Oothaselva ?

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(Lanka-e-News -30.March.2016, 11.30PM) Following the discovery of highly explosive materials and a suicide kit today at Maravanpulaw, Chavakachcheri , the intelligence division has been able to unearth a wealth of information in that  connection. Three bags containing highly  explosive materials , a suicide  kit , 4 bombs, 10 packets of cartridges, along with two batteries were found  hidden at this venue . The intelligence division is harboring suspicions that these explosives , kits and devices were meant to be used on the 3 rd of April targeting the president and VIPs at the  function to be held  in Jaffna district under the leadership of president Maithripala, Based on information received by the Intelligence division , by the time the security division  discovered these bombs , […]

Colombo media conceals rape by military in Jaffna village with discovery of explosives

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Colombo media conceals rape by military in Jaffna village with discovery of explosives [TamilNet, Wednesday, 30 March 2016, 20:11 GMT] An abusive and criminal Tamil man, recruited into the ranks of genocidal military of Colombo and deployed against Tamils, abducted a 16-year-old Tamil girl two weeks ago from Madduvil village in Thenmaraadchchi in Jaffna. The sexually abused girl managed to escape from the custody of the SLA soldier from the nearby Ma’ravaan-pulavu village on Tuesday. As the incident prompted anger among the public, the SL Police was forced to launch a search operation to capture the SLA trooper. During the search operation, the SL Police entered the house of a 31-year-old man and located explosives at Ma’ravanpulavu on Tuesday evening. In the meantime, Colombo-based media, […]

US warship ‘Blue Ridge’that helped SL Navy to destroy two far away LTTE vessels during final Eelam war now in SL !

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(Lanka-e-News -30.March.2016, 11.30PM)   The Sri Lanka Navy destroying two ships which were as far as 1700 meters away, with LTTE cadres carrying arms during the final phase of the Eelam war is indeed an epoch in Sri Lanka ‘s history. Never before such an enemy ship at that long distance away had been destroyed by our Navy. The Amercan warship that provided communication ,intelligence messages , guided and provided information to the Navy to accomplish that feat is these days anchored  at the Colombo harbour. This warship bearing the name ‘Blue Ridge’ which reinforces the US battle power in the Asia Pacific zone attached to  the camp of  Yokosuka, Japan ,is  the chief commanding ship belonging  to the seventh fleet of the US which […]

Recovery Of Arms Cache May Impair De-Militarization Of North Lanka

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COLOMBO: The accidental discovery of an arms cache, including three parcels of TNT and a suicide jacket, in a house at Chavakachcheri in Jaffna District on Wednesday, may hinder the demilitarization of the Northern Province which is one of the major post-war demands of Sri Lankan Tamils and which was promised to the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) by the Lankan government headed by President Maithripala Sirisena. Opponents of demilitarization like MP Namal Rajapaksa have already tweeted that the cache is a sign of the resurgence of the LTTE and that there is no case for lowering vigil. Recently, President Sirisena himself said that the separatist “Eelam” mindset is still prevelant among the Tamils, but he was quick to add that the only way to […]

Suicide jacket, claymore mines wrapped in Sinhala paper recovered from Jaffna

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Suicide jacket, claymore mines recovered from Jaffna  A suicide jacket, a stock of explosives and ammunition have been recovered from a house in the Maravanpulo area on the A32 road within the Chawakatchcheri police area in Jaffna District, police said.  Police officers discovered a suicide jacket, 4 Claymore mines, 3 parcels containing around 12kg of TNT, 2 packets of 9mm ammo (100 bullets) and 2 battery packs used to detonate the claymore mines.  It is suspected that the explosives and other equipment had been hidden in the area during the war. Police had reportedly raided the house on a tip-off that the owner had in his possession drugs and marijuana and during the raid the suspect had fled the area. Further investigations are being carried […]