Mawbima journalist harassed in Colombo

[TamilNet, Thursday, 14 June 2007, 17:31 GMT]
Mawbima journalist Ms Mounasamy Parameswary Thursday registered a complaint with the Borella Police that unidentified men waylaid her while walking towards her office, and had forcibly removed her passport and national identity card. She has also complained to the Free Media Movement (FMM) about the incident.

The police on an allegation that she was a supporter of the LTTE arrested Ms Parameswary on November 23.

She was released on February 22 this year after agitation by media establishment and human right activists and organizations.

 

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