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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2679

Pillayan & three others further remanded

Colombo, 12 August, (

The former Eastern Province chief minister Sivanesathurai Chandrakanthan alias Pillayan further remanded yesterday till August 24 by Batticaloa Magistrate M. Ganesharaja.

The Criminal Investigation Division (CID) arrested Chandrakanthan on October 11 2015, in connection with the assassination of former MP Joseph Pararajasingham.

Also remanded were the Edwin Silva Krishnantharajah alias Pradeep Master, former Provincial Council Member and the National Organizer of Tamil Makkal Viduthalai Pulikal Party led by Sivanesathurai Chandrakanthan alias Pillayan, Kanakanayakam alias Kajan Mama and the Army Inteligence Officer M.Kaleel.

- Asian Tribune -

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