A documentary filmmaker, Callum Macrae be the cause of passing violating waves in Sri Lanka ahead of his claim to have a “chilling piece of 2009 footage” showing LTTE leader Velupillai Prabhakaran’s 12-year-old son Balachandran’s body is stripped to the waist and with five bullet holes to the chest.
The film documentary that will be aired in Channel-4 on 14 March based on 12 March 2009 footage – Sri Lanka’s Killing Fields: War Crimes Unpunished–a sequel to the controversial investigation broadcast last year which accused both the LTTE and the Sri Lankan government of war crimes and crimes against
Emerging as show case on a mystery around the last days of the assault on LTTE, footage revealed that the child along with his bodyguards was killed by the Sri Lankan army during the human rights violations riot against US.
Ever most shocking report once again pushes US-backed UN Human Rights Council resolution for an inquiry into human rights violations by Lankan army, killing around 8000 people in the riot that include many LTTE members.
But report is “Concocted” as per Lankan High Commissioner to India Prasad Kariyawasam who called it cause of disgrace the dignity of Lanka.
He claimed that Balachandran was never murdered and govt. denied allegations that alleged on basis of a tentative, uncorroborated and not being authenticated report that breached the journalism ethics.
The Sri Lanka High commission rejected all allegations over being paid by the filmmaker to allow documentary broadcast in Channel 4 and ensured the official registration to objection the live telecast.