Protest urging release of detainees

BY S.S. Sakthi

A protest was held in Jaffna yesterday urging the release of Tamil political prisoners.

Murugaiah Komahan, former Jaffna Municipal Council member, who was detained for the past six years and was released on Monday, also participated in the protest. An organization that continuously urged for the release of Komahan arranged the protest which was held in front of the Jaffna Central Bus Depot.

Relatives of political detainees also participated in this protest.