FMM to hold demonstration in Colombo condemning Sivaram murder
[TamilNet, Monday, 02 May 2005, 15:55 GMT]
Free Media Movement (FMM) is planning to hold a demonstration Tuesday evening in front of the Fort Railway Station in Colombo
condemning the brutal killing of journalist Mr.D.Sivaram and demanding the
Government to conduct impartial inquiry to identify the assassins, sources said.
Tamil Media Alliance and other media associations are also participating in
the demonstration, sources said.
Trincomalee District Tamil Peoples' Forum (TDTPF) has also organized a
public meeting in Trincomalee Town Hall on Tuesday evening to condemn the
killing of Mr.Sivaram. TDTPF in a statement issued Monday in this regard
said the government should take full responsibility for the murder of
Mr.Sivaram was kidnapped on Thursday night opposite the Bambalapitya police
station in Colombo by a group of unidentified persons. His bullet-ridden
body was recovered Friday early morning dumped along Sri Lanka-Japan road,
close to parliament complex in Jeyawardenapura, sources said.