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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2400

37th time the courts extended Pillaiyan’s remand

Batticaloa, 29 April, (

Tamil Makkal Viduthalai Pulikal (TMVP) leader and former Eastern Provincial Chief Minister and presently a Provincial Councilor Sivanesathurai Chandrakanthan alias Pillaiyan, including other three alleged to be involved in the murder of Batticaloa District TNA Parliamentarian Joseph Pararajasingham were further remanded till May 12 by Batticaloa Acting Magistrate P. Preamnath.

This is the 37th time the courts extended Pillaiyan’s remand - to be entered in the Guineas Book of Record.

Sivanesadurai Chandrakanthan, TMVP Former National Coordinator and Eastern Provincial Councillor Edwin Silva Krishnanantharaja, K. Kanaganayagam, and Army Intelligent Officer M. Kaleel were produced before the Batticaloa Acting Magistrate yesterday.

Joseph Pararajasingam was shot dead on December 25, 2005 when he was attending the midnight mass at St. Mary’s Cathedral, Batticaloa.

The CID arrested Chandrakanthan on October.10, 2015 in connection with the murder.

- Asian Tribune -

Pillayan brought to court.
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