The Tamil Political Prisoners (TPPs) who have undertaken a fasting protesting against transfer of their case from Vavuniya, were produce yesterday in a very weakened condition had been sent from there to the Anuradhapura General Hospital.
The relatives of the TPPs and the Jaffna University students had met the President regarding the matter and he had promised to give a solution today.
Demonstration calling for release of TPPs.
The new Democratic Marxist Leninist Party and Mass Movement for Social justice jointly held a demonstration demanding:
- Transfer immediately the case against the fasting TPPs.
- Unconditional release of all TPPs.
This struggle was held in front of the Jaffna Main Bus Stand, yesterday at 10.30 a.m.
Signature campaign for release of Tamil Political Prisoners.
The signature campaign organized by the students of Jaffna and Eastern Universities was continued for the second day yesterday. People recorded their signatures insisting the release of Tamil Political prisoners.