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The affidavits forwarded by 13 petitioners regarding Matale mass grave would be investigated informed court when the case was heard at Magistrates Court on 10th May. The court decided to carry out tests including DNA tests regarding the skeletal remains unearthed at the grave. The CID was ordered to take statements from petitioners on the 14th and forward details to the court on the 31st.
When affidavits of the 13 petitioners were taken up at Magistrates Court on the 8th the petitioners sought tests to be carried out on skeletal remains unearthed from Matale mass graves as they suspect the skeletal remains could be of their relatives who disappeared during the 88 – 89 period.Read more...
Comrade Somawansa Amarasinghe, Leader of the JVP addressing the Red May Rally said, "At a time the 127th International Workers' Day is being celebrated we have with us, to express international solidarity, Comrade Ella Rule, Vice Chairman and International Secretary of Communist Party of Great Britain (ML). She is from the generation of Samuel Fielden, one of the six that gave leadership to the struggle in Chicago to win an eight hour working day. Read more...
Comrade Lal Kanthe, President of Socialist Workers' Union, addressing the Red May Rally said, "There are many rights we have to win for the working masses. We have to continue our struggle to win what we have not won yet. We have amassed all forces to BRC grounds today. The working masses in our country have not won any of their rights during the period from last May to this May.Read more...
Comrade Somawansa Amarasinghe, Leader of the JVP has issued a press release hailing the release of Comrade Rene Gonzales, one of the 'Cuban Five' by US authorities after fifteen years in jails in the US.
The press release in full:
Media ReleaseThe Political Bureau of the Central Committee of the Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna ( JVP-People’s Liberation Front) of Sri Lanka joins the millions of peace loving just people throughout the world to hail the release of comrade Rene Gonzales after fifteen years in jails in the United States of America. Read more...