Tamil Diplomat

Pillaiyan held under detention order

Former Chief Minister of the Eastern Province Sivanesathyrai Chandrakanthan alias Pillaiyan is reportedly held under a detention order.

He was taken into custody by the CID yesterday. Earlier he arrived at the CID office since he was told to report. He was required to appear before the CID and make a statement in regard to the ongoing investigations into the alleged killing of TNA Parliamentarian Joseph Pararasasingham.