Tamil Diplomat

24 Journalists murdered during Mahintha’s regime: TNA calls for investigation

During the period between 1990 to 2009, 41 journalists were murdered , most of them Tamil Journalists.  said TNA MP Seenithamby Yogeswaran and he demanded investigations on the abductions, murder of and the life threats to Journalist.

Among them are 2 Muslim journalists 5 Sinhala journalists and 34 Tamil Journalists.2 journalist during Premadasa regime, 13 during Chandrika regime and 24 journalist during Mahintha’s regime were murdered.