Tamil Diplomat

Burning of Jaffna Library – statement of eye-witness Sinhalese Officer published by JVP

The JVP had made the statement of a Sinhalese of who was an eye witness to the burning of Jaffna Public Library in 1981, given to the LLRC into a document and handed over it to the Jaffna Public Library.

This was a part of the events held in Jaffna in Remembrance of Famous Guerilla fighter Che Guvera , by the JVP.

This officer stayed in the Central College when the goons hired by UNP burned the Library.