A massive struggle was undertaken in Jaffna, in pouring rain demanding the release of TPPs. In this struggle held in front of Jaffna Bus stand, Politicians and representatives of public Organization got together in raising their voices for the release of TPPs.
8 TPPs have gone into fasting protest demanding to be released after short term Rehabilitation. They have intensified their struggle by refusing to accept medical care following no constructive response being received from the Government.
In a context where struggles are being undertaken at several places including Colombo, yesterday’s struggle was undertaken demanding the following among others.
* Save the lives of TPPs!
* Release all TPPs unconditionally!
Mass movement for social Justice, Employees Union of University of Jaffna, Ilankai Teachers’ Association,Social Science Research C entre, New Principal’s Association, and representatives of TNPF, New Marxist Leninist Party and TELO.