Tamil National Alliance Parliamentarian Suresh Premachandran has expressed disappointment over the failure to register TNA.
Responding to the media on this issue, he stated that the request for registration of TNA as a party has remainde unattended for thirteen long years since 2012. Consituent parties in the TNA such as TELO, PLOTE and EPRLF have endorsed the demand. It is said that they need the support of Illankai Thamil Arasu Katchi to register the TNA. Nobody in the ITAK has opposed the move. It appears that only the ITAK leadership that stands in the way.