COLOMBO: Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has ordered a probe into the defacing of Tamil-language street signboards, asserting that the “heinous move” was aimed at disrupting the November 29 India visit of his brother and the country’s President Gotabaya Rajapaksa.
The Prime Minister instructed the officials on Monday to put up the Tamil signboards again and called for the immediate arrest of those involved in the acts of vandalism.
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November 27, 2019