Meddling monks and an abusive governor’s wife – tensions in Trinco as temple restoration halted

Meddling monks and an abusive governor’s wife – tensions in Trinco as temple restoration halted

The wife of the Eastern Province governor verbally abused Trincomalee villagers who requested her to remove her shoes before entering their temple. The governor and his wife were visiting Soodaikuda to inquire about tensions following the halting of restoration work to a historic Hindu temple by a court order sought by Sampur police at the […]

Maithripala Sirisena Command Sinhalicisation of Vaakarai

Maithripala Sirisena Command Sinhalicisation of Vaakarai

The occupying Sinhala military of genocidal Sri Lanka is refusing to release the lands of 47 families in Koa’ra’laip-pattu North (Vaakarai) division, Tamil civil sources at the divisional secretariat said. The Sri Lankan military forced the uprooted Tamils to put their signatures in blank papers and seized the lands for the military base of 233 […]