TELO commences an investigation against Sivaji for placing a deposit for presidential elections
Monday, 07 October 2019 - 8:28
TELO affiliated with the Tamil National Alliance has decided to conduct an investigation against former Northern Provincial councillor M.K Sivajilingam with regard to placing a deposit for the presidential election as an independent candidate.
Former Northern Province councilor M.K Sivajilingam who acts as the chairman of TELO placed his deposit as an independent candidate yesterday.
The leader of the party, MP Selvam Adeikkalanadan noted that he had placed the deposit violating party decisions.
He further noted that at an instance where TELO had decided not to contest for the presidential election, him doing so violates the discipline of the party.
However, chairman of TELO former Provincial councilor MK Sivajilingam expressing his views to the media upon placing his deposit for the presidential election noted that he will be contesting independently by leaving the party.