Former CM Varatharaja Perumal back in Jaffna
[TamilNet, Friday, 02 July 2010, 20:33 GMT]
Former Chief Minister of North East Provincial Councils, Varatharaja Perumal from the Eelam People’s Revolutionary Liberation Front (EPRLF), is back in Jaffna actively engaged in political activities accompanied by his supporters, sources in Jaffna said. Varatharaja Perumal was on a short spell of visit to Jaffna after years of exile during last parliamentary election in which the coalition party candidates he fielded had failed even to get their deposit money back, the sources added.
Varatharaja Perumal met some of the resettled civilians in Thenmaraadchi East and West, accompanied by Sritharan, the Secretary General of EPRLF Varathar Faction and his local henchmen.
Less than a hundred resettled civilians participated in the meeting with Varatharaja Perumal in which he inquired about their present situation.
It is learnt that Varatharaja Perumal will try to extend his political activities in Jaffna peninsula by meeting his supporters.