PLOTE, EPRLF, TULF to contest under one wing

[TamilNet, Saturday, 29 March 2008, 11:54 GMT]
People Liberation Organization of Tamil Eelam (PLOTE) led by D.Siththarathan, Tamil United Liberation Front (TULF) led by V.Anandasangaree, and Eelam Peoples Revolutionary Liberation Front (Padmanaba wing) are to contest the Eastern Provincial Council election under the banner Tamil Democratic National Front (TDNF), media reported quoting PLOTE leader Siththarthan.

Meanwhile, the Eelam Peoples Democratic Party (EPDP), an ally of the ruling United Peoples Freedom Alliance (UPFA) Saturday said it would decide on Sundaywhether to contest the forthcoming Eastern provincial council election alone or with alliance with the ruling party, according to a news report carried Saturday by the State controlled Sri Lanka Broadcasting Corporation (SLBC).

The news report added that the EPDP party leaders are consulting with the leaders of the UPFA before announcing the decision.

 

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