Dec 07, 2021

Protest in Negombo against media suppression

The protestors condemned the recent attack against journalist - Vishwalingam Vishwachandran in Mullaitivu and suppression of new media while also calling to serve justice for journalists who were killed during the days of the previous Rajapaksa regime.

The protest was held on Dec. 04 and were joined by several media collectives including the Professional Web Journalists' Association, the Negombo Press Club and the Gampaha District Journalists foundation.

Following a protest demonstration near the Negombo clock tower, the protestors marched towards the night market.

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