DMK Patriarch M. Karunanidhi states that Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh must intervene to stop India from training Sri Lankan defence personnel.
Karunanidhi, said that the sentiments of Tamil Nadu and its people have been hurt by the Centre's stand on the issue.
Yesterday, Minister of State for Defence MM Pallam Raju added that Sri Lanka was a friendly foreign country and the training would continue
He also said that objections raised by local governments should be taken into consideration.
Karunanidhi also said that the two Sri Lankan defence personnel undergoing training at the Defence Staff Services College in Wellington in Tamil Nadu should be sent back to their country immediately.