Attack on Sri Lankan Airways office in IndiaMihin

Attack on Sri Lankan Airways office in India

Mihin Lanka sales agent office in Madurai attacked

Naam Tamilar Katchi activists attacked the office of the general sales agent of Mihin Lanka, a Sri Lankan airline, at Kalavasal junction on Wednesday and damaged furniture and computers.

The police said they came to the office, broke the window panes, damaged five desktop computers and a laptop and furniture. Telephones and a credit card swiping machine were also broken. Six employees of the Translanka Air Travels were at the office when the incident occurred. However, none of the employees was injured. An employee said four persons came to the office on Tuesday and enquired about its functioning.

The police said the employees had not alerted them about the informal enquiries made by this group.

The broken furniture, computers and glass panes at the office of general sales agent of Mihin Lankain Madurai on Wednesday. Photo:R. Ashok