Two colleagues of the Cabinet in which the Prime Minister was a member, burned down the Jaffna Library and Army destroyed the Town Hall by shelling it from the Fort, accused Sumanthiran in the presence of the Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremasinghe. These incidents have to be recorded in the history, he said.
He was addressing the gathering after participating in the foundation stone laying ceremony of the Jaffna Town Hall, yesterday, presided by Ranil.
Today’s ceremony indicates that we are binding our own hands. The political situation of the country should be stabilized, he said.