Case filed in Madras Court seeking extradition of Lankans

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – A public interest litigation petition (PIL) was filed in the Madras High Court Bench seeking a direction to the Centre as well as State Government to extradite the accused in a case registered in connection with the death of Rameswaram fisherman K.Britjo (21) who was allegedly shot dead by the Sri Lankan Navy on the high seas on March 6, The Hindu reported.

"Case filed in Madras Court seeking extradition of Lankans"

Vaiko tells Premier Modi to oppose UN resolution on Sri Lanka

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – India’s MDMK general secretary Vaiko urged the Indian Government to oppose the resolution in the United Nations that would give two more years to Sri Lanka to submit its report based on investigation into alleged war crimes against the Tamils, The Hindu reported.

"Vaiko tells Premier Modi to oppose UN resolution on Sri Lanka"

No changes to Canada’s visa requirements for Sri Lankan travellers

(COLOMBO, LANKAPUVATH) – The High Commission of Canada to Sri Lanka and Embassy of Canada to Maldives says it is aware of recent erroneous media reporting on entry/visa requirements for Sri Lankan business and tourist travellers suggesting changes to Canada’s entry requirements for Sri Lankan travellers.

"No changes to Canada’s visa requirements for Sri Lankan travellers"