LTTE Detainees on hunger strike for the 5th consecutive day


The Fast initiated by sixteen LTTE detainees continue for the 5th consecutive day by today.

Two LTTE detainees of Anuradhapura Prison initiated the fast on 22nd February demanding that decisions on what legal action needs to be taken against them be decided on, and implemented as soon as possible.

A group of fourteen LTTE inmates detained under the Prevention of Terrorism Act in the Magazine prison also joined the hunger-strike in support to the Anuradhapura LTTE detainees.