President appoints committee to investigate injustices to journalists

President appoints committee to investigate injustices to journalists

President appoints committee to investigate injustices to journalists

Written by Tharushan Fernando

10 Mar, 2016 | 2:03 pm

A special committee as instructed by President Maithripala Sirisena has been appointed to look into and seek justice for journalists who have been subjected to harassment and pressures.

This committee will provide relief to journalists who have been subjected to injustice, harassment or damage of property during the time period of January 2005 to January 2015.

All journalists who were treated unfairly during this time-frame can submit substantial data and information of the harassment they were subjected to, to the President’s Office.

All data information must be addressed to S.T. Kodikara, Additional Secretary to the President, President’s Officer, Colombo, before June 15, 2016.

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