Tamil Diplomat

Demo against past regime


A protest was held against Mahinda Rajapakse and the past regime for failure to conduct an impartial investigation into the death of rugby player Thajudeen.

The protest was held yesterday near the Dehiwela Jumma Mosque. They had placards condemning Mahinda. They also demanded justice.

Forensic experts exhumed Thajudeen’s body on Monday following allegations that former president Mahinda Rajapakse’s son was involved in his murder.

The exhumation was done under the supervision of Mount Lavinia Additional Magistrate Praharsa Ranasinghe and Colombo Chief Judicial Medical Officer Dr.Ajith Tenenkoon.