A group ofÂ Sri Lankan militaryÂ men assaulted a jaffna journalist yesterday, according to reports.
The journalist identified as S. Starlin, works forÂ 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 conferenceÂ , Starlin has repeatedly queried theÂ releasing of the suspects who were arrested for disrupting a political rally of the joint opposition recently.Â