The Election Commission had banned the Tamil United Liberation Front (TULF) who are contesting the LG Elections, under the Rising Sun symbol, from using the name Tamil National Liberation Alliance.
A meeting between the Election Commission Officials and the Secretaries of the Political Parties was held yesterday. The faction that is encountering the LG Government Elections is using the name Tamil National Liberation Alliance and the TNA had protested that this resembles their name and requested that use of this name should be banned.
The Commission which examined this submission banned the use of the name, Tamil National Liberation Alliance.
The Commission had also banned undertaking propaganda using the official rubber stamps of the MPs.