It has been 15 years since Sunday Leader Editor Lasantha Wickramatunga was murdered. Sri Lanka Latest News
This is a photo of then-opposition leader Ranil Wickramasinghe coming to Borulla Cemetery to attend Lasanta’s funeral and putting soil on his grave.
At that time, Mr. Wickramasinghe strongly said that measures will be taken to punish Lasantha’s killers.
The President of the country today is Mr. Ranil Wickramasinghe.
But still no progress has been seen in the investigation regarding Lasanta’s murder.
There is no sign of appointing a committee to look into it.
However, it is special that the President has taken steps to appoint a three-member committee to investigate the death of Henry Pedris, who was killed 108 years ago.