Following directive from IGP:
Islandwide crackdown on illegal firearms
Police yesterday began a massive islandwide
crackdown on illegal firearms and weapons on a directive by IGP N.K.
Illangakoon. IGP Illangakoon has sent a circular to
Officers-in-Charge of police stations islandwide to seize illegal
firearms forthwith by conducting raids on hideouts of criminals and
other suspected individuals, Police Media Spokesman Ajith Rohana
told the Sunday Observer.
Killing of Canadian Tamil in Kilinochchi:
Pro-Tiger media spin another yarn
Another allegation which was levelled by LTTE
and pro LTTE media particularly the Tamil net in a vigorous
propaganda campaign against the Security Forces and the Govt. of Sri
Lanka blaming that both Security Forces and the government were
responsible for the killing of the Anthonypillai Jeyakumar, a
Canadian national, in Sri Lanka on 3rd March 2012 was exposed.
Land-grabbing killer torches two sisters
Kahawatta has gained notoriety in recent times
following the killing of ten women during the past two years. The
motive behind most of the killings appears to be the desire to grab
property. However, the only exception was the killing of a mother
and her daughter three months ago at Kotakethana, Divulgala.