The office of ‘Lanka Irida’ was sealed yesterday (30th afternoon by officials of CID, under the Prevention of Terrorism Act. Also the editor of the newspaper, Chandana Sirimalwatte was arrested the day before… Meanwhile a Swiss journalist named Karin Wenger has been banished from the island. She has been sent a letter telling her media accreditation has been denied, even though she already had accreditation valid for several more weeks. She says she feared she has been asked to leave because she asked uncomfortable questions at a government media conference… In the last night’s news programme of Jathika Rupavahini, they branded the Sirasa TV channel as a terrorist sympathiser. I believe it is logical to assume an attack on it, which has already been bombed a year ago, is imminent… Just few days before the election, the editor of the LankaEnews website went missing as a continuation of the long list of murders, torturings, and disappearances of journalists… Against this swift crackdown on anti-Mahinda media and media personnel, Reporters Without Borders has urgently appealed to President Rajapakse to put an end to arrests and intimidation of journalists working for privately-owned & foreign-media… Meanwhile the STF is said to have broken into Fonseka’s residence at Rajakeeya Mawatha in Colombo. The STF soldiers hasn’t had any documents giving permission to search Fonseka’s house, but are said to have been given orders from ‘above’ (Heaven, I suspect)… My dear patriotic Sri Lankans, Suba Anagathayak!