The Intelligence Units have found that those held various posts in the Free Media Movement and those who have fled the country are working from foreign soils to misinform about the country and defame the image of the country, particularly among the western nations. It has been found that these anti-national elements sustaining on foreign funds have sent about 700 petitions calling for the suspension of GSP+ facility to Sri Lanka. These petition programmes has been carried out by persons such as Sunanda Desapriya, Podala Jayantha and Uvidu Kurukulasuriya who have used financial resources of the free-media movement for their personal benefits.
It has also been found that a person calling himself as the convener of the free-media movement has discretely gathered information for this petition together with a politician of the United National Party, and these activities have been carried out by staying in a house at the media village.
The intelligence sections have found that these persons who fled the country with the killing of the terrorist leader Prabhakaran are still carrying out various conspiracies against Sri Lanka.(niz)