Friday, May 29, 2009

Sri Lankan envoy calls pro-Tamil protesters ‘jokers’

The Star OnlineTAMIL Nesan reported that the Sri Lankan High Commissioner to Malaysia, Dr D.D. Ranasinghe, had described Malaysian Indians who participated in Sunday’s protest rally as “jokers”.

The rally in Batu Caves, which was organised by the World Tamil Relief and non-governmental orga­ni­sations, had condemned Colombo and voiced its unhappiness with the deaths of Tamils in Sri Lanka. Full text