Pillaiyan Further Remanded Till April 28
The TMVP party leader and former Eastern Provincial Chief Minister and present Councillor, Sivanesadurai Chandrakanthan alias Pillaiyan including four suspects involved in the murder of Batticaloa District TNA parliamentarian late Joseph Pararajasingam have been further remanded till April 28.
Batticaloa Acting Magistrate M. Rizvi made this order when the President TMVP party and Eastern Provincial Councillor Sivanesadurai Chandrakanthan, former National Coordinator TMVP party and Eastern Provincial Councillor Edwin Silwa Krishnanantharaja, K. Kanaganayagam and Army Intelligence officer M.Kaleel were produced before him yesterday.
Batticaloa TNA District Member of Parliament, Joseph Pararajasingam was shot dead on December 25, 2005 during the festive Christmas Mass celebration.
The CID investigating the murder arrested Chandrakanthan on October 11, 2015.
- Asian Tribune -