Tamil Diplomat

Governor meets protestors; Nallur fast suspended

The fast held at Nallur demanding an undertaking to ensure the distribution of pure drinking water was put off following the Northern Province Governor Pallihakara meeting the protestors and holding talks. Governemnt Agent Vethanayagam was also present.

The previous night, Chief Minister Wigneswaran met the protestors with provincial ministers and held talks and sought time to sort out matters but the protetors turned down the request.