Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK)
MDMK and its leader Vaiko support the creation of independent Tamil Eelam and see this as the only solution to long drawn civil war in
In his latest speech Vaiko declared he was willing to take up arms and fight for the Eelam Tamils.
Paataali Makkal Katchi (PMK)
PMK and its founder S. Ramadoss are of the view that formation of an independent Tamil Eelam in the
Ramadoss in a recent interview said :“This will definitely happen in the near future and Tamil Eelam will come into existence,”
Viduthalai Chiruththaikal Katchi (VCK)
VCK supports the formation of an independent Tamil Eelam.
Following a visit to
Communist Party of
CPI is of the view that the Indian federal model is insufficient to
AIADMK, headed by former Chief Minister Jayalalithaa Jayaram recently released a statement defining the party position on Eelam issue. The statement specified AIDMK's policy on Eelam Tamils in four points:
Not Secondary Citizens: Eelam Tamils have equal rights as all other citizens of
Equal Rights: We completely support the prolonged struggle of the Sri Lankan Tamils seeking equality before law and equal opportunities in education and employment.
Right to Self-Determination: We totally recognize their righteous struggle seeking the Right of Self-Determination.
Self-Governance within United Sri Lanka: We understand and accept the demand of the Tamils that they shall create a Tamil Homeland where they have the power of self-governance, under the framework of a Sri Lankan Constitution.