Gemi Diriya workers’ satyagraha continues
Ex- employees of Gemi Diriya, a project conducted by the former Economic Development Ministry held a ‘Satyagraha’ in front of Sethsiripaya yesterday (22) for the fourth consecutive day to protest against the sacking of 350 employees.
Pics by Kamal Bogoda
Lightning transfers for ten senior cops after Jaffna mayhem
By Norman Palihawadana and Madura Ranwala
Ten police officers serving in the Jaffna peninsula have been transferred with immediate effect with the approval of the Secretary to the Ministry of Public Order and Christian Affairs, subsequent to Wednesday’s violent protests there over the abduction, gang rape and killing of 18-year-old schoolgirl, S. Vinidya.