Tamil Diplomat

Jaffna Magistrate Court rejects amendment Application and Bans Thileepan Commemoration

When an amendment application was taken up for hearing yesterday, Jaffna Magistrate A.S.Peter Paul made an order rejecting the amendment application and proclaimed  the ban on Thileepan commemoration .

The ban was earlier proclaimed on the application of the police rejecting submissions by AAL s, Manivannan and Sugash.

An amendment application was filed yesterday on behalf of people including TPNF Leader Gajendrakumar, S. Kajendran and  V.Partheeban .

In rejecting the application the Magistrate has said that the court is banning the commemoration of a member of Terrorist Organization, breaching of which may result in arrest under PTA.