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* Sri Lanka Tamil party protests inside Northern PC to win 10 demands
Tue, Dec 10, 2013, 08:48 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

Dec 10, Colombo: Sri Lanka's major Tamil political party, the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) has carried out a protest inside the Northern Provincial Council to win 10 demands.

Among the 10 demands was the need to address issues faced by displaced people in the resettlement process.

According to reports reaching Colombo from Jaffna the TNA members had carried placards with the 10 demands when the Council had commenced its sittings.

TNA member M.K. Sivajilingam had distributed the placards to party members before the sessions and thereafter all members had joined the protest.

Some of the demands that were written in the placards according to reports are to provide justice for the last battle genocide, disclose details of surrendered LTTE carders, resolve High Security Zone issue, missing persons issue, reduce the Military presence, stop Human Rights violations and stop destroying temples and buildings in the HSZ.

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