Tamil journalist assaulted by army


Starlin_walampuri_360px_08-A group of Sri Lankan military men assaulted a jaffna journalist yesterday, according to reports.

The journalist identified as S. Starlin, works for  the Jaffna-based Valampuri newspaper.

He was reportedly assaulted while he was returning home after work. The journalist has been admitted to Jaffna Teaching Hospital.

At a press conference , Starlin has repeatedly queried the  releasing of the suspects who were arrested for disrupting a political rally of the joint opposition recently.