Tamil Diplomat

Several truths came to light because of Pranagama Report:Suntharam Mahendran

The Secretary of the Group for finding out missing persons, Suntharam Mahendran said that several truths have come to light. The Maxwel Paranagama Commission was appointed by Mahindha Government, and since it had brought several truths to light, silence is prevailing in the chauvinist camps.

Paranagama Report had been criticized for accusing LTTE for the deaths of civilians, but in truth cluster bombs and indiscriminate shell attacks killed civilians he said.

The report conceded that some of the allegations of war crimes committed are credible, as reported by Channel 4, however justified the killing of civilians as necessary to end the war.