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Demo by journalists in Embilipitiya

Demo by journalists in Embilipitiya

The journalists from different parts of the island held a demonstration in Embilipitiya yesterday demanding right to safety during the discharge of their duties.

According to journalist Kanchana Kumara Ariyadasa, six journalists had visited the Embilipitiya Court to report on the recording of statements in order to inform the people of Sri Lanka of the situation.

Explaining further, journalist Siril Jayaweera stated that the police forcefully took away the notebooks from   journalists present. Journalist Dharmasiri Lankapeli stated that the incident is a threat to media freedom, and that the journalists are prepared to defeat them.


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