Friday, January 9, 2009

False to say 3000 Tamil civilians have disappeared – Yapa

(TI)Mano Ganeshan making baseless allegations

Media Minister Anura Priyadharshana Yapa yesterday dismissed allegations by WPF leader Mano Ganeshan that around 3,000 Tamil civilians who were residing in various parts of the country, including the South had disappeared in the last one year, as ‘false’.

Responding to questions during yesterday’s Cabinet press briefing at the Information Department, about Ganeshan’s allegations, he said "It is false and has no basis whatsoever. Mr. Ganeshan is making such statements to impress the international community." Full Text