Ex-TNA parliamentarian Thangesvary to contest in UPFA ticket

[TamilNet, Monday, 22 February 2010, 18:02 GMT]
Kathiraman Thangesvary, Tamil National Alliance (TNA) parliamentarian in the dissolved parliament is to contest in the ruling United Peoples Freedom Alliance (UPFA) with five new faces in the Batticaloa electoral district, media circles in Colombo said Monday.

Ms Thangesvary further stated that she was invited by Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa Monday regarding contesting parliamentary election and other matters.

Media sources further quoted her as saying that ex-parliamentarians Sivanathan Kishore and Sathasivam Kanagaretnan of the TNA are also to contest the Vanni electoral district in the UPFA ticket.

 

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