Indian High Commissioner meets TNA delegation
[TamilNet, Friday, 23 December 2005, 16:51 GMT]
A delegation of the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) Friday met with the
Indian High Commissioner in Sri Lanka Ms Nirupama Rao and discussed at
length the current situation, concerns on potential breakdown of CeaseFire Agreement (CFA),
and the urgent need to restart the peace process. The TNA delegation impressed upon
the High Commissioner the need for peace talks to commence without
further delay, Mr.R.Sampanthan, TNA parliamentary group leader said in a
press release Friday.
The talks in Colombo took
place on the eve of President Mr.Mahinda Rajapakse leaving to India on
December 27 for talks with the Indian leaders, sources said.
With the Indian High Commissioner, her political secretary, Mr.Amandeep Singh
Gill, participated in the discussions.
TNA delegation comprised Mr
Sampanthan, Joseph Pararajasingham, Mavai Senathirajah, Selvam
Adaikalanathan, Gajendrakumar Ponnambalam and Suresh Premachchandran, TNA sources said.