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   The New Constitution opens the door to the Tamil Tiger terrorists to legitimize and escalate the massacres of non-Tamils in the North and the East.
NATIONAL SHAME! Worst Bribery Scandal in Sri Lanka's Political History.....
Sri Lankan politicians are well known worldover for corruption and bribery. Only a few weeks ago, a Sri Lankan newspaper reported that a Swedish company wishing to invest in a flour mill project, was asked to hand over a bribe of US$ 6 million by the country’s investment chief, BOI chairman Thilan Wijesingha. According to the allegations, US$ 2.5 million from the bribe was for Her Excellency the President Chandrika Bandaranike Kumartunga, another US$ 2.5 million was for her close confidante, Thilan himself and US$ 1 million was for the man who put together the deal. The allegations are being investigated by the Bribery commission and the government handwriting experts have verified that the handwriting on the note giving the US bank account number is that of Thilan Wijesinghe. However, up until now, bribery was executed somewhat covertly and associated with some sense of shame and guilt.
 
Not any more: Each MP from the opposition, who would vote with the government for the change of constitution has been publicly offered Rs 60 Million. Ten Opposition MPs have been specially targeted by the government as potential candidates for this public exposition of greed, corruption and desperation. The so called Constitutional reforms would pave the way to bring the nation’s multiethnic nature to an end and divide the small island into racially segregated enclaves divided on racial basis. The largest enclave will be a mono-ethnic state called "Eelam" governed by the Tamil Tigers who have proven to be the world’s most brutal terrorists. The Bill, if passed with the help of the bribes, would also give President Chandrika dictatorial executive powers and transfer the Prime Minister’s powers also into the executive Presidency. Once the bill is passed, there is nothing to stop the Tiger terrorists gaining power in the then merged North and the East and escalate their ethnic cleansing pogroms into new heights, yet unseen. In a country, where a poor office assistant would be hauled up before the Bribery Commissioner if he is caught taking a bribe of Rs 10, the top legislatures are being offered multi million Rupee bribes by the government and the executive with impunity!
 
In a land where the heroic soldiers disabled in the war, live in makeshift torn-out tents, all the MPs (government & opposition) have
been offered the right to import any luxury car of their choice completely duty-free, in a bid to win their votes to pass the so called
"constitutional reforms".
 
Where is the LAW & ORDER of the country or the basic decency ?
Welfare for "Deshapremi's" Welfare for "Deshapalu's"
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People of Sri Lanka are undergoing untold hardships from increased cost of living and heroic soldiers in Sri Lanka are not provided with even very basic facilities. This picture shows the accommodation facilities provided at Ranaviru Apparels factory at Yakkala for the heroic soldiers who sacrificed their limbs at the war front.
  
We were shocked to see this unfortunate situation, and immediately donated Rs 1,220,321.40 to construct 3 new buildings for the Ranavirus’ accommodation. The three buildings were opened on 20 March 2000, and now our heroes are living in those buildings with some dignity.

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Millions and Millions of Rs, new luxury cars, and whatever they wish for the luxury of selfish politicians!
 
But the heroic sons of Sri Lanka who sacrificed their limbs to save the country from Tamil Tiger Terrorists are working and living in rain
drenched torn-out tents!
 
These Sri Lankan politicians are a special breed of pigs foraging the country for national wealth. They sold the national assets including Air Lanka, Cement factories, Steel factories and everything of value and celebrated each sale with Champagne in 5 star hotels. They even want to sell the giant Eppawela phosphate deposit and fatten their foreign accounts with bribes from the buyers.
 
Champagne for the politicos, rain water for the national heroes!
 
THESE CORRUPT NATIONAL TRAITORS - LOCK, STOCK AND BARREL- FROM THE PRESIDENT AT THE TOP TO THE LOWEST RANKING MP SHOULD RESIGN NOW, NOW,
NOW!

 

 

 

3 New Buildings donated by SPUR for disabled heroic soldiers at  Ranaviru Apparels, Yakkala.

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Chief prelates of the four Nikayas vow to fast against any separatist bill
The Chief Prelate of the Amarapura Chapter, the most Ven. Madihe Pannaseeha Thero disclosed that a decision has been taken that the four Chief Prelates of the leading Chapters would fast if any political party or a government attempted to bring a separatist Constitutional Bill in the future. He said the decision was taken on Tuesday (8 Aug 2000) night at Malwatte Temple in Kandy by the four chapters namely Ven. Rambukkwelle Wipassi (Malwatte), Udugama Buddharakkhitha (Asigiriya), Weweldiniye Medalankara (Ramangna) and him of the Amarapura Nikaya.

LTTE ''acquires'' Sam and Stinger missiles

Sale !   Sale !!   Sale !!! Closing Down sale
Sri Lankan MP's (backboneless) for Sale - Rs 6,000,000
Bribing (so called incentives) at highest level in the World Political history - Opposition legislators said cash incentives for backing the bill had reached dizzying heights of up to 6 million rupees. No money available for welfare of heroic soldiers. Sri Lankan President Chandrika Bandaranayake should resign now !!!

FAST TO DEATH to oppose the Constitutional sell out of the country to LTTE Tamil Tigers.

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HOT NEWS : The Sri Lankan Government has indefinitely postponed a parliamentary vote on a crucial reform bill. Senior ministers said they had decided to delay the bill when it became clear they would be unable to muster a two-thirds majority for its second reading in parliament on Tuesday. Mrs Kumaratunga suffered another blow on Tuesday when government minister Mahinda Rajapakse joined the protesters and openly supported their opposition.

8 Aug 2000 - 8 th Passing Away Anniversary of Lt General Denzil Kobbekaduwa
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Ven Hedigalle Wimalasara Thero begins death fast amid Sri Lanka political turmoil
Against the new constitution presented to the Srilanka parliament on 03 August 2000, a fast commenced at 1423 on 7Aug 2000 at Bodirajaramaya Colombo 11 (under the Pettah Bo tree) Srilanka. by the Abinwaramaya, Beruwela. priest, Ven. Hadigalle Wimalasara Himi He is a graduate of the Kelaniya University. Srilanka. This fast on to death will continue till the new constitution is defeated or removed.
Following photographs were taken around 2000 hours on 7 Aug 2000. All night pirith chanting is scheduled to start at 2230. One side of the dual carriage was blocked off close to the 'Upawasa site' for traffic plus the center lights were switched off on the main road.
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Unsuccessful attempt to assassinate Maha Sangha
(Ananthariya Maha Papa Karma)
Bomb attack to National Council of Buddhist meeting

A meeting of top Buddhist monks was bombed and three (3) people were injured Sunday (6 Aug 2000) as they prepared to protest government secret plans to turn Sri Lanka into a de facto federal state.  Buddhist monks were preaching non-violence and calling for unity in ethnically-fractured Sri Lanka when a powerful blast ripped through the venue in Colombo. "The man tried to hit our meeting," said Buddhist monk, Ven Thiniyawala Palitha, pointing to two patches of blood just behind the car of top Buddhist monk Ven Maduluwawe Sobitha Thero. "I was watching from an upper floor." Leading monk Maduluwawe Sobitha's car was slightly damaged by the bomb that went off in the hands of the attacker who cried in pain asking for help. "This is a time when we should shed all difference and unite in our peaceful campaign," Ven Sobitha Thero said as dozens of shocked monks and laymen gathered outside the two-storied building.

Ven Hadihalle Wimalarasa began death fast as Sri Lanka reform protests grow

Saffron-robed monk Hadihalle Wimalarasa began the death fast opposite a sacred tree after a large group of clergymen marched through the streets of Colombo, witnesses said, as legislators began a debate on the draft constitution.

 
 
THE END OF THE NATION - THE WORST BETRAYAL IN SRI LANKA’S HISTORY
Both the government and the opposition, ending the secret talks that went on for months at the Temple Trees and elsewhere, have finally agreed to give in to the demands of the Colombo based separatist Tamil parties. They have fully agreed to merge the north and the east and hand it over to one race, namely the Tamils (Click for full article).
Sri Lanka Security Forces killed 41 LTTE Tigers
President Chandrika Kumaratunga's People's Alliance MP Jayasena Rajakaruna (MP for Bingiriya in Kurunegala District) told parliamentary officials that he would step down from Sunday as he could not vote in favour of a draft constitution bill.  Jayasena Rajalkaruna of President Chandrika Kumaratunga's Sri Lanka Freedom Party, quit after expressing reservations over the new Bill and its provisions to devolve powers to Tamil-dominated northeastern province. We salute Mr Rajakaruna for his brave and heroic decision- SPUR.
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The entire proposed constitution is based on the racism, it is not the solution to the racism, it encourages the racism. It is NOT a "Caesarian operation" to the problem.
Proposed Constitutional Reforms - Devolution of powers on "Ethnic Basis" - Foolish idea in the Sri Lankan history - An authorised  Licence to LTTE for Ethnic Cleansing in North - East Provinces.
Devolution of powers on ethnic basis would lead to :
  • beginning of a permanent war between different ethnic groups in Sri Lanka ;
  • systematic elimination (ethnic cleansing) of Sinhalese and Muslims in North - East provinces in Sri Lanka by the LTTE.

At the end, in a year or two, President Chandrika Bandaranaike may receive the "Norway Government Noble Prize for Peace" by sacrificing few thousands of innocent poor lives of Sinhalese and Muslims in North-East provinces.

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CAUTION : Some media (newspapers and LTTE and Sri Lanka Government websites) are reporting that Monks are on a war path as Sri Lanka pushes reform plan, which is completely incorrect. The Monks are protesting peacefully (NOT WAR PATH) against the President Chandrika Kumaratunga's radical so-called ethnic peace (secret piece) plan.
3 August 2000 - BLACK AUGUST DAY for Sri Lanka
The New Constitution encourages LTTE for systematic mass ethnic cleansing of Sinhalese and Muslims in North East within next 10 years before the referendum to be held in 10 years time ......
The proposed bill provides for the creation of eight semi-autonomous regional councils, one of which will be governed by minority Tamils for five years without an election.  The government is also proposing a key territorial concession to the Tamils by temporarily uniting the Tamil-dominated northern province with the multi-ethnic eastern provinces to form the country's largest regional council. The united north-east regional council is to function for 10 years after which a referendum is to be held to decide if the merger of the two provinces should continue.

Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) said it would mobilise supporters to demonstrate before Parliament on Thursday demanding the Bill not be tabled in the interests of the Sinhala people.

"I appeal to you (Kumaratunga) to refrain from presenting this bill in parliament," leading monk Madihe Pannaseeha urged as he addressed the crowd.

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President Chandrika Kumaratunga flew to the hill country town of Kandy this morning by helicopter to meet the chief priests of the Asgiriya and Malwatte order of monks whose representatives were present at the demonstration in Maharagama. The two chief priests have been at the helm of the opposition to the draft constitution and recently wrote to legislators asking them not to vote for the bill when it presented in Parliament.  They urged the government not to go ahead with the proposed peace package and vowed to defeat the proposed legislation with mass agitation.

Meanwhile, after a long silence on the constitutional reforms, the Janatha Vimukthi Perumena(JVP), which spearheaded violent protests against the 13th Amendment in 1987, today said it would mobilise supporters to demonstrate before Parliament on Thursday demanding the Bill not be tabled in the interests of the Sinhala people.

Prabhakaran is gearing up for a major offensive to be launched during election period.
Sri Lanka's Selfish Political Leaders Exposed (Horungeth Horu, Kamba Horu)......................
Did Chandrika meet LTTE leader in London ???????

According to Ranil Wickramasinghe, Sri Lanka President Chandrika Kumaratunga held secret talks with a London-based LTTE leader, Anton Balasingham, the main ideologue of the separatist Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) who is responsible for killing of  many thousands of Sinhalese, Muslim and Tamil civilians and bombing many temples, buses, trains and city centres in Sri Lanka.

Did Ranil meet LTTE leader in Singapore ???????

Tamil businessman's relative admits links with LTTE -   Leader of Sri Lanka's opposition United National Party (UNP) Ranil Wickramasinghe on Sunday suffered a major embarrassment as a close relative of a Tamil businessman, whom he met in Singapore recently, admitted that her family was a prominent overseas supporter of the LTTE. In an interview to Sunday Times newspaper, Sharmalee Gnanakone, sister-in-law of Tamil shipping magnet Charles Gnanakone settled in Singapore, said her husband Jayantha Gnanakone was indirectly in contact
with the LTTE and supplied medicines and essential food
supplies to the Tamils living in rebel-controlled areas.

Sri Lanka Minister, M. H. M. Ashraff  escaped from a LTTE's bomb attack
Sri Lanka troops defused a powerful bomb planted on the main railway track in Bambalapitiya, Colombo
 
President Chandrika Kumaratunga's decision to press ahead with plans to turn Sri Lanka into a de facto federal state in exchange for ethnic peace has attracted a determined opposition from the Maha Sangha.

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"We will not allow anyone to split this country into pieces," said Ven Akuretiye Nanda
Former VC of the Pali and Buddhist University.
The High Priests of Malwatte and Asgiriya chapters have conveyed their strong opposition to the new constitutional proposals
Hundreds of saffron-robed Buddhist monks held a meeting here Saturday (29 July 2000) to protest the political package which Kumaratunga says will be presented in the 225-member parliament on Thursday. The monks will hold another meeting Tuesday to escalate protests against the reforms, shortly before parliament completes its six-year term on August.  The most senior High Priests in Sri Lanka have appealed to all MP's to defeat Kumaratunga's controversial plan and registered their protest with Justice and Constitutional Affairs Minister, G. L. Peiris. "The High Priests of Malwatte and Asgiriya chapters of Buddhism have conveyed their opposition to Minister Peiris," a source close to the senior monks said last week.
Most Ven. Madihe Pannaseeha leads protest on constitutional proposals
Parliament is likely to be dissolved in the last ten days of August, probably on any day between August 20 and 24, 2000. Over 3,000 bhikkus and 2,000 lay leaders from all parts of the country are expected to attend a national Sangha convention to protest against the new constitutional proposals organised for 3 pm on August 1 at the National Youth Council Auditorium, Maharagama. The National Joint Committee (NJC) said that the Mahanayaka Theras of the three Nikayas will preside at this meeting. The principal speakers will include the Mahanayaka Theras and Ven. Madoluwawe Sobhitha Thera, President of the Jatika Sangha Sabha.
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