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Batticaloa High Court grants bail to Parliamentarian Chandrakanthan


Former Eastern Province Chief Minister, Tamil Makkal ViduthalaiPuligal Party Leader Batticaloa District Parliamentarian Sivanesathurai Chandrakanthan alias Pillayan was granted bail by the Batticaloa High Court on Tuesday, November 24. High Court Judge D.Soosaithasan delivered the ordered.

He had been on remand custody over assasination of former Tamil National Alliance (TNA) Joseph Pararajasingham. Four other suspects were also granted bail after nearly five years of detention under Prevention of Terrorism Act (PTA). The Court imposed an overseas travel ban on all the suspects. They are former Tamil Makkal Viduthalai Puligal (TMVP) national coordinator and Eastern provincial councilor Edwin Silwa Krishnanantharaja, K. Kanaganayagam and Army intelligence officer M. Kaleel are among other suspects.

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