Disappeared Sinhala journalist’s wife joins Killinochi protesters

The wife of the disappeared Sinhala journalist Prageeth Eknaligoda joined the protest held in Killinochi today by the relatives of disappeared Tamils.

Mr Eknalikoda, a popular Sinhala journalist who was critical of the Rajapaksa regime, was made to disappear by the Sri Lankan security forces on 24 January 2010.

Mrs Eknalikoda was pictured today participating at the protest held outside Killinochi Kandaswamy temple, holding a placard written in Tamil language with the words: ‘We demand justice from the international community.’