magistrate receives death threat
By A T.M. Gunananda
Trincomalee Magistrate R. Thiyagendran hearing the
case of the disputed Buddha statue has received death threats from
an unknown Tamil group which wants him to give what it calls a "fair
letter in Tamil has been signed by a group calling itself the Tamil
Vigilante Group and delivered to the Magistrate who is due to take
up the case on Monday.
magistrate has handed over the letter to Police for investigations.