The Bharatiya Janata Party states that the Sri Lankan Tamils issue is not of concern only to those in Tamil Nadu but all over India.
One of the General Secretaries of the BJP Muralidhara Rao stated this at a press conference held in Madurai on Tuesday.
He added that Tamils reside in India not only in Tamil Nadu but also in other provinces and therefore people all over the Sub-Continent keep a keen eye on the issues faced by Sri Lankan Tamils.
He also stated that his party has always stood for granting equal rights to the Tamil people.
The BJP is due to hold a special summit on the 28th of this month in Tamil Nadu.
Several senior leader of the BJP including Lal Krishna Advani and Athal Bihari Vajpai will attend this summit.