heat has been generated following the construction of a camp by the
Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) at Kurangupanjan in Kinniya. The
Sri Lanka Monitoring Mission (SLMM) has ruled that the establishment of
the camp is in violation of the ceasefire agreement and has called upon
the LTTE to withdraw the camp.
LTTE has declined to do so stating it is not within a government
controlled area. The above picture shows part of the camp with fortified
sentry posts on either side
by Buddhika Weerasinghe
orders MPs to be body searched
General of Police (IGP) T.E. Anandarajah has instructed all Police
officers on duty in Parliament to carry out strict body searches of all
Parliamentarians without fear or favour.
IGP's order comes in the wake of a request made by Speaker Joseph
Michael Perera to the IGP to find ways and means of ensuring more and
better security in and out of....