Colombo. SAARC Journalist Forum SJF strongly condemn against the attacks on journalists of Srilanka. Journalists were beaten and injured by military officers during news coverage.
Journalists of Sirasa TV, News1st Cameraman Waruna Sampath, Correspondents Sarasi Peiris and UD Sindujan attacked by security officials outside the private residence of Prime Minister Ranil Wickramasinghe.
SAARC Journalist Forum SJF demand with Srilankan government to respect and assure the press and expression freedom and urge immediately take the actions against military personnel who involve in this inhumane incident.
President Raju Lama and General Secretary Md Abdur Rahman released a press statement and urge Srilanka government to respect and assure the press and expression freedom.
Srilanka is having a political crisis and as well as huge protester were already entered to the resident of President in Colombo while President Gotabaya Rajapaksa was escaped from there.