Tamil Diplomat

Details of releasable Political prisoners will be published soon: says Sumanthiran

 The list of Tamil political Prisoners who could be released immediately will be published soon by the Government. This matter was mentioned in the National Executive Council, said, TNA Parliamentarian Sumanthiran.

This meeting which was held on the day before yesterday was attended by the President and the Prime Minister. Discussions were held regarding Tamil Political prisoners and re-settlement.2000 families will be re-settled as the first stage. The government also had promised that, in the  1,000 acres to be released in the north, only the owners will be settled. Regarding the release of Tamil Political Prisoners the government had stated that a list of prisoners who could be released is being currently prepared and that they will be released on the basis of this list, he said.