Channel 4 video:
Local elements will be exposed soon
Transport Minister Dullas Allahapperuma yesterday said the local
elements who were involved in the production of the video footage that
was telecast on Channel 4 television will be divulged soon.
Addressing a press briefing at the Mahaweli Centre, the Minister said
the Government has received information that several persons have
connived with international elements in the production of this video
footage which brought the country and the Security Forces into
This is a campaign launched by a handful of persons who considered
the government’s victory over terrorism as a personal setback.
We have proved that this video footage is a canard to disgrace the
country and the Security Forces, he said.
Some elements who pointed their fingers at the Government over this
video footage are now silent when it has been divulged that this footage
was created with the mala fide intention of disgracing the Government.