Posters have appeared in several parts of the North insisting that people who held the suspects escape also should be punished. Vidya should be delivered with complete justice. The photographs of State Minister, Wijeyakala Maheswaran and Swizz Kumar were found in these posters.
The posters have been issued in the name of People of the Islands and Jaffna Women’s Organizations and they have called for a Harthal today. But no known organization has called for a Harthal.
7 of the Gang- rape and killers were condemned to death o by the trial at bar which heard the case.
Judgment in the above case included a note that Member of Parliament Wijekala had helped Mahalingam Sasikumar alias Swizz Kumar to escape.
MP, Saravanapavan has been reported as saying, it is possible only in Sri Lanka for Minister to stay in power after helping an accused to escape.
It is also reported that an attack attempt was made by the prisoners of death row where the the condemned prisoners were detained.