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An act of ‘extreme repression’ – TNA MP condemns intimidation of TNPF leader

Tamil National Alliance (TNA) MP, Sivagnanam Sritharan, condemned the intimidation of Tamil National People’s Front (TNPF) leader, Gajendrakumar Ponnambalam, after a Sri Lankan intelligence officer pointed his gun at the TNPF leader.

Sritharan slammed the incident as an illustration of “extreme repression”. He added that it shows the harm “the military and state investigators can pose to the normal lives of ordinary Tamil people”.

The TNA MP demanded immediate action against the police officers and expressed his strong condemnation.


Gajendrakumar Ponnambalam describing the incident

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