General Secretary of Pillayan's party also arrested
TMVP Secretary and former Eastern Provincial Councilor Pubalasingham Prashanthan has been arrested in connection with a double murder committed in 2008.
Kaththankudi police arrested Pubalasingham following a complaint made last Wednesday by an eye witness to the murder and sister of the victim.
The suspect has been charged for forcefully entering a house at Alai Adi in Kaththankudi and shot dead two persons on December 13th, 2008.
TMVP leader and former Eastern Provincial Council Chief Minister Sivanesathurai Chandrakanthan alias Pillayan has already been remanded in connection with the murder of former TNA MP Joseph Pararajasingham.