Mar 08, Colombo: Media reports from Jaffna said that a group of unidentified people assaulted a media person today in Jaffna.
The journalist is identified as S. Starlin who works for Jaffna-based Valampuri newspaper.
He was reportedly assaulted while he was returning home after work. The journalist has been admitted to Jaffna Teaching Hospital.
Starlin has repeatedly questioned today at a press conference about releasing of the suspects who were arrested for disrupting a political rally of the joint opposition, sources say.
However, Jaffna police told media that no complaint has been received on any such incident.