Day: March 5, 2018

President orders impartial probe into Digana incidents

President Maithripala Sirisena had directed the police and security sector to hold an unbiased, independent investigation into incidents at Digana Kandy today.

Kandy unrest: Curfew imposed until tomorrow

Police used teargas to disperse two groups of people who clashed in Digana over a death of a 41-year-old man.

Canada demands for foreign judges in Sri Lanka

Canada strongly demanded that Sri Lanka should fulfill its international commitments by ensuring the involvement of Commonwealth and international investigators and judges in the accountability process.

Peace and reconciliation high on Government’s agenda

In a hard hitting statement Finance and Media Minister Mangala Samaraweera yesterday said that the work of the Office of Missing Persons has been distorted and manipulated for political gain.