CMEV coordinator Jagath Liyanaarachchi speaks on the nature of violence on the Western Provincial Council election day. He also speaks of the importance of this election within the context of the humanitarian crisis in the Vanni today and the war.
For a related video in English featuring Co-Convenor of the CMEV Dr. Paikiasothy Saravanamuttu, click here.
Download the CMEV media communique 6 in English from here.
Click here for an animated updated on election violence and incidents logged by CMEV.
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Provincial Coordinator – +94602030462
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Kalutara District – +94602030461
As noted in our fifth media communique, and underscored in the previous releases, the run up to the Western Provincial Council elections on 25th April 2009 has been extremely violent.
A Google Map of incidents logged by CMEV can be seen below.
Download the CMEV media communique 5 in English from here.