LTTE detainees prepare for another fast


Two LTTE detainees of Anuradhapura Prison initiated a fast yesterday making demands that decisions on what legal action needs to be taken against them be decided on, and implemented.

Prison Media Spokesman Thushara Upuldeniya said that another group of LTTE suspects, now detained under the Prevention of Terrorism Act in the Magazine prison are also preparing to join the fast.Meanwhile leader of the Tamil United Liberation Front and former MP Ananda Sangaree has written to the President requesting him to release the LTTE suspects under the Indo Sri Lanka Agreement.

At the same time TNA Northern Provincial councilor M.K. Sivajilingam stated that Opposition Leader R. Sammbanndan is scheduled to give an explanation relating to the matter, in parliament today.