Concerns regarding media suppression raised in parliament

Concerns regarding media suppression raised in parliament

Concerns regarding media suppression raised in parliament

Written by Azra Assan

24 Nov, 2020 | 10:19 pm

COLOMBO (News 1st): Samagi Jana Balawegaya MP Tissa Attanayake raised concerns in parliament today on the government’s attempts to suppress the media.

”The CID has launched investigations into hundreds of social media activists” he said.

The MP urged the ruling faction to refrain from media suppression and to stop arresting, threatening, and interrogating media personnel.

In response to MP Attanayake, Minister Chamal Rajapaksa inquired, ” Is it wrong to make an inquiry, when someone levels an invalid allegation against another? ”.

Latest News

Are you interested in advertising on our website or video channel
Please contact us at [email protected]