Thursday, August 24, 2006

"My eleven year-old son was critically injured in the shelling.His whole body is burnt with scars. I have to treat him completely. I do not have money to take him to Colombo for treatment. I have two more children to look after. I was affected by boxing day Tsunami, and I was living in a temporary shelter. I have not yet got my permanent house" says a fisherman from Thaqwa Nagar in Muthur Segu Mohamed Zahir (46)