Tamil Diplomat

Separate devolution for Hill country Tamils , insists Tamil Progressive Front

The Tamil Progressive is to call for a separate power devolution unit for Hill country Tamils, when the constitution is revised. This was discussed in the meeting of the Front held in Colombo. IT had been declared that the constitution is to be changed within two years, to include the recommendations for the solution for the Ethnic Problem.

The Front is to request a separate power devolution unit for the hill country Tamils, When the new Constitution is prepared for the whole country. It is understood that the front will engage in negotiations with the new government on the basis of this.