Wednesday, June 3, 2009

LTTE helpers will be hounded out: Lakshman Yapa

By Sandun A Jayasekera

(DM)The Defence Ministry will frame charges against journalists, politicians, armed forces personnel and businessmen, who are alleged to have assisted the LTTE, the Media Minister said yesterday. Minister Lakshman Yapa Abeywardana told a news briefing the defence authorities and the CID were conducting investigations and would take appropriate legal action in the next couple of weeks.

“There is damning evidence against many of them. We know how the LTTE funded them and how even bombs were transported in vehicles belonging to certain politicians,” Minister Yapa said and added that there were many facets to this treachery. Full text