|Thursday, 4 December 2003|
|Today's Top Stories||NEWS|
J'pura varsity closed
by Manjula Fernando
A group of Arts Faculty lecturers and a mass of Arts students refused
to leave the Sri Jayawardenapura university grounds yesterday after it was
declared closed by the university authorities fearing another clash.
All parties eager to restore peace
by Our Trincomalee Corr.
The Security Forces, Police, LTTE and local community leaders have
agreed to work together to restore security in the Eastern town of Kinniya
rocked by a series of murders in the past week.
No joint operations
The Presidential Secretariat and Defence Ministry attention has been
drawn to media reports indicating that the Security Forces and the LTTE
have begun joint operations against perpetrators of violence committed
against Tamil and Muslim civilians in Trincomalee.