Sri Lanka conflict: ‘Why can’t you find our sons?’ – About 20,000 Tamils, are thought to be missing.

Kandasamy Ponnamma is still haunted by the sight of her son, daughter-in-law and two grandchildren waving as they were taken away by Sri Lankan troops in May 2009. Ms Ponnamma wept helplessly as the bus carried off her loved ones, soon after security forces defeated Tamil Tiger rebels. She was among tens of thousands who had fled a tiny coastal strip near the north-eastern town of Mullaitivu, where the final stages of the 26-year conflict took place. That was the last time she saw her relatives. “The army promised a…

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Chief of Defence Staff Ravindra Wijegunaratne Could not Have Left For Mexico Without the Knowledge of President Sirisena Who Is the Minister of Defence Charges NMSJ Co-convenor Sarath Wijesuriya.

Chief of Defence Staff Ravindra Wijegunaratne Could not Have Left For Mexico Without the Knowledge of President Sirisena Who Is the Minister of Defence Charges NMSJ Co-convenor Sarath Wijesuriya. President Maithripala Sirisena should take the responsibility for Chief of Defence Staff Admiral Ravindra Wijegunaratne leaving the country to participate in 208th Independence Commemoration Ceremony of United Mexican States, Sarath Wijesuriya, co-convener of the National Movement for Social Justice told the media yesterday. Continue reading ‘Chief of Defence Staff Ravindra Wijegunaratne Could not Have Left For Mexico Without the Knowledge of…

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President Sirisena Will Make Statement in UN General Assembly on Sep 24 That Would Vindicate Lanka’s Security Forces From All Allegations Levelled Against Them.

President Sirisena Will Make Statement in UN General Assembly on Sep 24 That Would Vindicate Lanka’s Security Forces From All Allegations Levelled Against Them. President Maithripala Sirisena said that he is scheduled to address the UN General Assembly on September 24 and he would make a statement to vindicate the Security Forces from all allegations levelled against them. President Sirisena was speaking at the SLFP Nivitigala Bala Mandala meeting held at the Nivitigala public fair premises, on Saturday. Continue reading ‘President Sirisena Will Make Statement in UN General Assembly on…

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Data Suppression by Sinhala Government : Preliminary Identification Survey For Disabilities & Women Vulnerabilities In Tamil Province

The above-titled survey was done by the Ministry of Health, Northern Province of Sri Lanka with the support of an expert panel under the directions of Hon. Provincial Minister of Health, Dr. P. Sathiyalingam. The three districts of Kilinochchi, Mannar and Mullaitivu were covered. Here is a preliminary report based on their report. This was meant to be a survey of the Northern Province. However, after the Kilinochchi data was released, the government felt uncomfortable and ordered the suppression of the Mullaitivu and Mannar data which Colombo Telegraph has accessed…

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PASSPORT OF Gotabhaya Rajapaksa IMPOUNDED – High profile financial frauds and corruption cases

The Permanent High Court-at-Bar set up to hear high-profile financial frauds and corruption cases yesterday served indictments on former Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa and six others. This is in connection with an incident that the D.A. Rajapaksa Museum and Memorial in Medamulana was built using public funds amounting to Rs.33.9 million. When the seven accused appeared before Trial-at-Bar Bench comprising High Court Judges Sampath Abeykoon (President), Sampath Wijeratne and Champa Janaki Rajaratne they were ordered to be released on bail. Accordingly, the seven accused were ordered to be released on…

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Chief of Defence Staff into Mexico Ignoring the Court Orders

SEP 10, 2018 Chief of Defence Staff into Mexico Ignoring the Court Orders Reliable sources say that today the Chief of Defence Staff Mr. Ravindra Wijegunawardena departed into Mexico through Doha Qatar in a Qatar Airways jet at VIP special perimeter at 3.33 a.m. in the morning. Sources say that his destination would be Mexico, and the Chief of Defence Staff has flown to commemorate the Independence Day in Mexico as the special representative of the President representing him. However, Mr. Ravindra Wijegunawardena has proven by his actions by now that…

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Media of South that desires a Sinhala Buddhist government made a ‘prey’ of me !

(Lanka e News -10.Sep.2018, 7.15PM) The Media of the South which wants to form a Sinhala Buddhist government made a sacrifice of her and a scapegoat while there are politicians in this country who made much worse announcements threatening national security than she , minister of women’s affairs Vijayakala Maheswaran bemoaned. The minister made these comments when she was asked why she made the statement which was alleged as ‘anti- state’ at a function in Jaffna, and about the instructions given by the attorney general to the IGP to file legal…

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