21 Tamil Political Prisiners (TPPs) in Anuradhapuram Prison had decided to go on fast unto death as from 21st (Tomorrow) on two demands.
- Unconditional release to TPPs detained for long time in prison.
- Transfer all cases relevant to TPPs from special court in Anuradhapura to Courts in Tamil areas.
Tharsan, Sulaxan, Pakian, Rames, N.Sivalingam, R.Suresh, A.Salim, S.Rasamany, S.Jeyakumar, M.V.Aravinthan, S.Jeyachandran, L.Mohan, S.Sivaseelan, A.H.Ummar, A.Nagularasa, K.Mariaseelan, K.Kuruparan, K.Wijayakumar, R.Jegan, S.Thillairajah and S. Santhiyago are the TPPs who are go on the fasting.
It is notable that the Minister for resettlement promised to publish the list of TPPs to be released soon before 15th of this month.