Justice Delayed: In search of Prageeth

Sri Lankan cartoonist and journalist Prageth Ekneligoda went missing on Sunday 24th January, 2010. "The police have shown no interest in finding this opposition journalist alive" said Paris based media watchdog Reporters Without Borders in a statement in March 2010. His disappearance still remains unsolved. Photographer Sampath Samarakoon follows the footsteps of Prageeth's family and his fellow media activists  as they continue their search for the missing journalist. (Click image below to view photo essay)

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