Political parties say Wigneshwaran has no right to disrupt peace

Monday, 26 September 2016 - 19:05


Tamil People’s Council organized a protest rally last Saturday demanding a political solution, merger of the North and East provinces and several other issues.

TNA MP T. Siddharthan and a former MP Suresh Premachandran also participated in the rally.


Expressing views on the protest rally in Jaffna, Pivituru Hela Urumaya general secretary Udaya Gammanpila said that the Northern Provincial Chief Minister has misused state property. 


He said that his party is curious to know if the government would take action against Wigneswaran.


Meanwhile, UNP General Secretary Kabeer Hashim said that Wigneswaran has no right to make such statements when the government is taking possible steps to achieve lasting peace in the country.


At a media conference organized by the Socialist alliance, The General Secretary of the Sri Lanka Communist Party Dew Gunasekara stated that, one should not forget the past and fall prey to petty politics.