Visiting UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Navaneedan Pillay met TNA representatives this morning.
TNA Leader MP R. Sampandan, TNA North Provincial Council Chief Ministerial Candidate C.V. Vigneswaran, TNA MPs Mawei Senadhiraja, M.A. Sumandiran and Suresh Premachandran participated in the discussion.
After the one hour discussion, TNA MP Suresh Premachandran said that the discussion with the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights centered on the war crimes allegedly took place during the war and the accountability.
He also said that they stressed the need of an international investigation.
Visiting UN High Commissioner for Human Rights participated in the second session of the Youth parliament today.
Meanwhile Parents collective of dead and missing persons is staging a protest in front of the UN office in Colombo demanding an investigation on all war crimes took place during the 30-year war.
Convener of the Parents collective Ananda Jayamanne had this to say.
Views were expressed regarding Navi Pillai’s visit to Sri Lanka during The Balaya Political program telecast yesterday on Hiru.
A heated debate took place between General Secretary of the New Sama Samaja Party Dr. Wickramabahu Karunarathne and Minister Vijith Vijayamuni Zoysa.