Tamil Diplomat

Govt agrees to TPP’s request for rehabilitation: Swaminathan

Minister of Prison Reforms D.M. Swaminathan has stated that the government has agreed to a request made by ninety Tamil political prisoners that they be released on rehabilitation.

He made this observation responding to the media after visiting the Magazine Prison. He was accompanied by Tamil National Alliance Parliamentarian M.A.Sumanthiran.

Minister Swaminathan stated that these Tamil political prisoners will be sent for rehabilitation in different phases within the next ten days.