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Jaffna residents blame SL government and police for increase in crime

Residents of Jaffna held a rally today calling for an immediate clamp down on criminal activities in the peninsula.

Protesters marched from Jaffna city bus station to the District Secretariat, chanting slogans accusing the Sri Lankan government and its police force for an increase in criminality.

At the end of the protest, a petition was handed over to the Additional District Secretary Muraleetharan.

‘I like to hug my father’ – children of Tamil political prisoners demonstrate in Jaffna

Children of Tamil political prisoners staged a demonstration in Jaffna today urging for the release of their fathers, holding placards with handwritten slogans such as ‘I like to hug my father’, ‘I like to kiss my father’ and ‘Please release our father’.

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