2ND LEAD

ACTC submits own list of candidates to contest Jaffna electorate

[TamilNet, Friday, 26 February 2010, 14:05 GMT]
All Ceylon Tamil Congress (ACTC) party which had quit Tamil National Alliance (TNA) submitted Friday its nomination list at Jaffna Secretariat with Sinnathurai Varatharajan, a teacher of economics, as its chief candidate, sources in Jaffna said. Many prominent people in the peninsula as well as the Jaffna University community are said to be supporting ACTC in the forthcoming parliamentary election in Jaffna district electorate.

political parties submit nominations


ACTC nomination list consists of the following names:

Sinnathurai Varatharajan, economics teacher – chief candidate.

Vijayaratnam John Manoharan Kennedy – former lecturer of Eastern University.

Kanthasamy Thirulogamoorthy – Doctor.

Santham Theepan – fisherman.

Nadesu Thurairajah – registrar of marriages.

Nagalingam Kulanthaivelu – teacher.

Visvalingam Manivanan – student.

Francis Vincent de Paul – trader.

Sellathurai Subramaniam – retired teacher.

Ms. Pathmini Sithamparanathan - former MP

Selvarajah Gajenthiran -former MP

Gajendrakumar Kangkesar Ponnambalam - Lawyer, Gen. Secretary ACTC.

Meanwhile, Nallathamby Srikantha and Kanakalingam Sivajilingam who were thrown out of TNA have submitted a list of candidate under Leftist Front with Nallathamby Srikantha as its chief candidate.

political parties submit nominations
political parties submit nominations


Ruling United Peoples Freedom Alliance (UPFA) submitted its nomination list to contest Jaffna electorate Friday.

UPFA list has Eelam Peoples Democratic Party (EPDP) Douglas Devananda as its chief candidate while EPDP members Chandrakumar Murugesu, Sylvestri Alentin Uthayan, Pasupathy Seevarathinam, Allexander Soosaimuthu Thas, Kanthasamy Kamalendran, Aiyathurai Srirangeswaran, Murukupillai Sripathy are also included in the list.

Of the total 12 candidates of UPFA 4 are from Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) and their names are Ramanathan Anthayan, Sri Saravanapavan, Sinnathamby Nadarasa Yogarasa and Mohamed Ameen.

The nomination lists tendered at Jaffna Secretariat are being scrutinized by the Assistant Election Officer for selection Friday after 12 noon.

political parties submit nominations

 

Latest 15 Reports
24.04.22 05:44  
தீவின் நெருக்கடிச் சூழலில் ஈழத்தமிழர் தேசம் கடைப்பிடிக்கவேண்டிய நிலைப்பாடுகள்
09.04.22 14:44   Photo
குறிதவறும் ஈழத்தமிழர் தலைமைகளுக்கு வரலாறு தருகின்ற எச்சரிக்கை
21.01.22 07:24   Photo
ஈழத்தமிழர் தேசத்தின் தலைமைத்துவம் தேர்தல் அரசியற் கட்சிகளுக்கு அப்பாலானது
02.11.21 15:32   Photo
13 ஆம் சட்டத்திருத்தத்தால் கட்டமைக்கப்பட்ட இன அழிப்பை எதிர்கொள்ள முடியுமா?
15.09.21 08:19  
English version not available
17.05.21 19:23   Photo
Ananthi blames war criminal Silva for blocking collective memorial at Mu'l'livaaykkaal
09.04.21 14:46  
English version not available
23.03.21 12:41   Photo
No focus on Tamil genocide, geopolitics gets played out in Geneva in favour of QUAD formation
21.03.21 13:34   Photo
Navi Pillay explains ‘human rights’ limitations in Geneva on Tamil genocide
15.03.21 20:36   Photo
Deceived Tamil activists in UK falsely claimed ‘substantial changes’ to Zero draft
09.03.21 21:34   Photo
UK repeatedly wronged Tamils says hunger-striker, demands genocide justice
26.02.21 11:53   Photo
Tamils witness false dilemma in Geneva as geopolitical formations pit against each other
19.02.21 14:02   Photo
UK not prepared to push for ICC option in new UNHRC Resolution
07.02.21 23:16   Photo
Unprecedented P2P uprising paves the way for rights-oriented politics of Tamils and Muslims
22.01.21 08:01   Photo
Gotabaya sets up deceptive COI citing ‘sovereignty’ and ‘non-aligned’ foreign policy
 
Find this article at:
http://www.tamilnet.com/art.html?catid=13&artid=31272