TNA misguided Tamils - Sritharan
Eelam People’s Revolutionary Liberation Front (Padmanaba) Party
General Secretary Thirunavukkarasu Sritharan said that the Tamil
National Alliance had misguided the Tamils. He added that as a matter of
policy his party supported President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the
Presidential Election held on January 26.
Sritharan warmly welcomed the results which showed a massive victory
for President Mahinda Rajapaksa.
He added that President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s political leadership led
to the defeat of terrorism that ruined the country for three decades.
The EPRLF General Secretary said that he was sure that the President
would not be biased. He further said that President Mahinda Rajapaksa
had made historical contribution to the country without submitting to
the pressure of external forces.
The President had ensured democracy in the North and the East. It was
because of his wise leadership Tamils were able to exercise their
democratic rights after many years, Sritharan said.
President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s hands should be strengthened by the
Sinhalese, Tamils and Muslims to develop the country, he pointed out.
Sritharan added that all progressive forces should be united in
defeating reactionaries which retarded the economic uplift of the