Another 63 LTTE detainees join the hunger strike


63 more LTTE detainees have joined the hunger strike this morning.

The hunger strike was launched by 13 detainees at welikada prison a week ago, demanding that authorities expedite legal actions that are to be taken against them.

Prison Department Media Spokesman Thushara Upuldeniya said the 63 detainees have informed authorities that they joined the strike today to show solidarity toward the cause.