The patriotic national movement states that an investigation must be carried out against TNA MP Appathurai Vinayagamurthi for rejecting to hoist the National flag during an event held in Jaffna recently.
Secretary of the patriotic national movement Wasantha Bandara states that TNA MP’s engage in such activities as a practice.
An event was held at Veerasingam Hall in Jaffna to distribute livelihood assistance for poverty stricken citizens in the North.
According to sources at the commencement of the ceremony Minister of Social Services Felix Perera had invited Jaffna District TNA Parliamentarian Appathurai Vinayagamoorthy to hoist the National flag.
However, Vinayagamoorthy who had refused to hoist the national flag defended his actions in the following manner when contacted by our news team.
Secretary of the patriotic national movement Wasantha Bandara had this to say regarding the incident.