White flag story deliberate lie -Defence Secretary
Defence Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa testifying
before the Trial- at-Bar hearing Sarath Fonseka’s white flag issue
yesterday said that the Sunday Leader lead story on December 13,
2009 that he gave orders to eliminate LTTE members who came with
white flags to surrender at the last stage of the war is totally
false and a deliberate lie.
Illicit tree felling:
Cops after cop
Several Police teams have been deployed to track
down a Police Inspector allegedly involved in the illicit felling of
Huge cocaine haul detected
Customs Sleuths at the Bandaranaike
International Airport (BIA) seized a huge stash of cocaine valued at
over Rs 150 million in the baggage of a man travelling from India to
Bangkok via Sri Lanka.