ITAK victory in Trinco proves NorthEast homeland for Tamils- TNA

[TamilNet, Friday, 31 March 2006, 20:19 GMT]
The victory of the Ilankai Tamil Arasu Katchi (ITAK) in the election for the Trincomalee Urban Council and Trincomalee Town and Gravets Pradesiya Sabah have strengthened the concept that the NorthEast province is the homeland for Tamil speaking people, said Mr.K.Thurairetnasingham, Trincomalee district Tamil National Alliance (TNA) parliamentarian Friday evening after the counting of votes came to a close in the local councils held on Thursday.

Trincomalee district TNA parliamentarian K.Thurairatnasingham.
Mr.Thurairetnasingham led the election campaign for the ITAK candidates in the Trincomalee district.

Tamil speaking people have shown to the international community that the Trincomalee district is the capital of the NorthEast province, he added.

Amid the heavy presence of Sri Lanka Army soldiers Sri Lanka Navy personnel in the east port town since the illegal erection of Lord Buddha Statue in the vicinity of the Trincomalee bus stand and harassment of security forces and para military groups, Tamil speaking voters had exercised their franchise without fear to assert their right to consider Trincomalee a key part of Tamils Homeland, said Mr.Thurairetnasingham.

Mr.Selvam Adaikalanathan, Vanni district Tamil National Alliance (TNA) parliamentarian commenting on the outcome of the local council election results said Sinhalese people in the south have clearly stated through their verdict in the local council election that they are for a negotiated political solution to the Tamil national question and not through war,

Mr. Selvam Adaikalanathan
The rout of the Sinhala nationalist Marxist Janatha Vimukthi Peramuna (JVP) and the all monks' party Jathika Hela Urumaya (JHU) in the local council election has indicated that Sinhalese people have not endorsed chauvinist policies of these parties against minority communities in the island, Mr. Adaikalanathan further said.

Sinhalese masses have out rightly rejected both JVP and JHU Hence both parties have lost their moral right to speak on the question of peace talks and about a political solution to the Tamil national question, Mr.Adaikalanathan pointed out.


Latest 15 Reports
24.04.22 05:44  
தீவின் நெருக்கடிச் சூழலில் ஈழத்தமிழர் தேசம் கடைப்பிடிக்கவேண்டிய நிலைப்பாடுகள்
09.04.22 14:44   Photo
குறிதவறும் ஈழத்தமிழர் தலைமைகளுக்கு வரலாறு தருகின்ற எச்சரிக்கை
21.01.22 07:24   Photo
ஈழத்தமிழர் தேசத்தின் தலைமைத்துவம் தேர்தல் அரசியற் கட்சிகளுக்கு அப்பாலானது
02.11.21 15:32   Photo
13 ஆம் சட்டத்திருத்தத்தால் கட்டமைக்கப்பட்ட இன அழிப்பை எதிர்கொள்ள முடியுமா?
15.09.21 08:19  
English version not available
17.05.21 19:23   Photo
Ananthi blames war criminal Silva for blocking collective memorial at Mu'l'livaaykkaal
09.04.21 14:46  
English version not available
23.03.21 12:41   Photo
No focus on Tamil genocide, geopolitics gets played out in Geneva in favour of QUAD formation
21.03.21 13:34   Photo
Navi Pillay explains ‘human rights’ limitations in Geneva on Tamil genocide
15.03.21 20:36   Photo
Deceived Tamil activists in UK falsely claimed ‘substantial changes’ to Zero draft
09.03.21 21:34   Photo
UK repeatedly wronged Tamils says hunger-striker, demands genocide justice
26.02.21 11:53   Photo
Tamils witness false dilemma in Geneva as geopolitical formations pit against each other
19.02.21 14:02   Photo
UK not prepared to push for ICC option in new UNHRC Resolution
07.02.21 23:16   Photo
Unprecedented P2P uprising paves the way for rights-oriented politics of Tamils and Muslims
22.01.21 08:01   Photo
Gotabaya sets up deceptive COI citing ‘sovereignty’ and ‘non-aligned’ foreign policy
Find this article at: