Jul 03, 2020

Media barred from covering AG's lecture ; STF summoned (Pics) Featured

Journalists who had gone to cover a lecture delivered by the Attorney General - Dappula de Livera today (03) had been denied entry by the police.

The lecture for higher police officers including DIGs, was to be delivered at the DIG office in Colombo.

The media was invited to cover the event by the AG's coordinator - State Counsel Nisara Jayaratne.

Following a heated situation, the police STF has been summoned to the venue.

The following photos show how media personnel are gathered in front of the venue.

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