Tamil Diplomat

 Pilliyan re-remanded till March 6

Former Eastern Province Chief Minister, Shivanesathurai Chandrakanthan alias Pilliyan was re-remanded today till March 6.

The bail application filed on behalf of the defendant was rejected when the case was taken up for hearing before the Batticaloa Magistrate.

Pilliyan is alleged to have murdered former TNA Parliamentarian Joseph Pararajasingham on December 25, 2005.