The TNA announced to that it is to engage with the Tri-Service Chiefs and the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence, today, submitting evidence and documents regarding the occupations of lands by the Security Forces.
Continuous struggles are being undertaken in the North demanding the release of the lands of the people occupied by the security.
For the first time, the TNA is to have a discussion with the Tri-Service Chiefs regarding the Lands. In this discussion to be held at the Ministry of Defence today at 11.00a.m., only the Tri-Service Chiefs and the Secretary to the Ministry of Defence will participate with the TNA. On behalf of the TNA, the Leader of the Party, Era SAmpanthan, MPs Mawai Senathyrasa, M.A.Sumanthiran, E.Saravanapavan, S.Sritharan, Charles Nirmalanathan, Selvam Adaikalanathan, Mrs. Shanthy Sriskantharasa and Dr. Sivamohan will take part in the meeting.
The TNA is to request the release of the lands tabling maps on which the occupied lands are illustrated on maps of each District. As a precursor to this meeting, a meeting of the TNA MPs is to be held at the official residence of the Leader of the Opposition. Matters to be placed in the meeting with the Service chiefs will be discussed, it is learnt.