A sadistic school principal has ordered students to administer knocks on the head of a 10 year old student at Bakamuna Diyabeduma Vidyalaya Pollonnaruwa.
HRCSL Chairman emphasised the necessity to abolish the death penalty forthwith at a Publication launching ceremony held at HRCSL auditorium on 10.07.2014. The Publication contains the HRCSL recommendations and it was formally handed over to the Secretary Ministry of Justice, Ms. Kamalini de Silva and to the other officials who represented the other relevant authorities.
The working session held in Colombo on 22 – 23 May, brought together the Chairman, Justice Priyantha R.P. Perera, Commissioners Dr. Mahanamahewa, Mr. Anandarajah, and Ms. Ismail and the staff of the Commission, with 14 of the 44 HRCSL participants traveling from the regional offices outside of Colombo.
The Commonwealth Secretariat hosted a four day capacity development intervention for the Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka which took place from 10-13 March 2014 in Geneva.