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Video: In spite of 'peace' life remains difficult, in some cases worse for Tamils

Jan 27, 2011 8:28:27 PM- transcurrents.com

Sri Lanka search for missing continues

by Prerna Suri

It's been a year since Sri Lankan president Mahinda Rajapaksa returned to power after defeating his one-time military general in a presidential vote.

The Tamil Tiger rebels had just been defeated and Rajapaksa promised reconciliation between the country's Sinhalese majority and Tamil minority.

But as Al Jazeera's Prerna Suri reports, one year on, many Tamils are still looking for relatives that disappeared during the final days of the civil war.