On the guise of preserving archaeological signs, the Department of Archaeology is destroying the Archaeological signs of the Tamils and imposing Buddhist signs, said the MPc, T. Raviharan. He also said that this is a post-war genocide against the Tamil people.
In a context where the Archaeological Department had identified 82 places as protected locations it is destroying the Archaeological signs of the Tamils and imposing Buddhist signs, MPc, T. Raviharan demanded that Archeological Department must be stopped from doing so.
The National Heritages Minister hasd published a special gazette and declared 82 heritage sites obviously to assist the imposing Buddhist sign in the North and East.
He had submitted a motion requesting that this imposition be stopped.