Tamil Diplomat

News Bits

*Nagatheepa cannot be changed into Nainatheevu- Mahindha Rajapakse.

*President meets ‘investigated’ former Commanders, Air Chief Martial Jayalath Weerakody,General Shantha Kotegoda, and Admirals Thisara Samarasinghe and Vasantha Karanagoda.

* The coming of UN group is a move of International intervention – Thissa Vitharana.

*Japanese Naval ships JS Maginami and JS Susunami in Colombo harbour on goodwill visit.

* A day of mourning for Sobhitha Thero’s funeral today.

* Sri Lanka expresses dissatisfaction over Malaitheevu’s activities in Sri Lanka.

* No connection with abductions and murders – Gota.

* Several ministers and ruling party Tamil MPs  boycott Ranil’s Deepawali celebrations.