PPF condemns the disruptive incident at the Lake House

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF), in a letter to Maithripala Sirisena, President of Sri Lanka has expressed concern over the disruptive incident taken place at the Lake House.

PPF Secretary General Owais Aslam Ali has condemned this incident and termed it an attack on media organizations. PPF also called on the authorities to immediately investigate the matter.

According to Free Media Movement (FMM), on December 13th a group of United National Party (UNP) supporters gathered outside the Lake House after the Supreme Court’s decision on the dissolution of Parliament.

After the verdict of October 26, the tense situation regarding the democracy and media freedom has been ended in the country.