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Access to TNA office blocked by army

10:29 BST

Armed troops have blocked roads leading up to the TNA office on Martin Road in Jaffna around 1pm local time.

People attempting to enter the office were turned away by soldiers, a source within the TNA, speaking on condition of anonymity, told Tamil Guardian.


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