Tamil Diplomat

Release political prisoners unconditionally: Sathyalingam

Northern Province Health Minister P.Sathyalingam has urged President Maithripala Sirisena to release political prisoners unconditionally.

In a statement issued to the media, he stated that it is an accepted norm that political agitators are arrested and released granting amnesty.

He added that Tamils extended support to the new government expecting release of political prisoners.