LTTE aims to get more funds over sufferings of Tamil people -
KOTTE: JVP parliamentary group leader Wimal Weerawasna yesterday told
the Parliament the intention of the LTTE is to bloc the supply of
essential foods to North and further keep innocent people in starvation
by getting undue publicity from this issue.
Weerawansa making a special statement said the vicious intention of
the LTTE is to prevent the supply of goods to North and crate an entire
different picture among Tamil community live in foreign countries,
Governments and various other nongovernmental organisations.
This clearly indicates the LTTE wants to keep innocent people
starvation furthermore and get more funds by selling the sufferings of
Tamil people to the world. at present this has become the lifestyle of
He said: why those who claim themselves as the representatives of
Tamils are silent on this issue. When these Tamil politicians remain
silent due to fear of Prabhakaran, the Tamil people in Vakarai area are
moving towards to Government controlled areas by challenging the
Prabhakaran's vicious ruling".
The Government should provide all basic requirements to these people.
It is the responsibility of the Government to free these innocent people
from terrorists who have been presently used as a human shield by the
"At present, the entire country condemn the anti war fronts and
so-called great humanitarians who remain silent on activities committed
by the LTTE to prevent sending medicines and foods to North. The
Government should invite the Tamil people in Vakarai who have been used
as a human shield to come out from that area", he said.
Weerawansa said if the Government is not in the position of sending
medicines and foods to Vakarai, a responsible Government has no any
other alternatives rather than asking the people in Vakarai used as
human shield to come out from that area.
"Those who live in the uncleared areas are also the children of
mother Lanka. Therefore it is the responsibility of the Government to
provide all essential commodities to these people. It is very clear the
LTTE which claims that they have a separate administration has no
ability to provide medicine and foods to people.
"The only thing what the LTTE is attempting to do is to prevent the
supply of medicines and foods to the people in Vakarai", he said.