Former Tamil Director on hunger strike in Magazine prison

[TamilNet, Saturday, 03 October 2009, 05:11 GMT]
Former Director of Sri Lanka National Film Corporation (SLNFC), S. Thevasan, presently detained in Colombo Magazine Prison, is on a hunger strike from Thursday morning demanding speedy inquiry into his case and release, his fellow prisoners informed Tamil Media Friday morning.

Thevathasan had served as director in the Tamil section of SLNFC under President Chandrika’s regime on the recommendation by Janatha Vimukthi Party (JVP), sources in Colombo said.

 

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