UN Rights Chief Urged to Monitor the Arrest of Sri Lanka’s Jaffna University Student Union Leaders: TGTE

“Request Sri Lanka not to use the current situation as a pretext to commit human rights violations against members of the Tamil community”

GENEVA, SWITZERLAND, May 7, 2019 /EINPresswire.com/ —

In a letter to UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet Jeria, the Transnational Government of Tamil Eelam’s (TGTE) Prime Minister Mr. Visuvanathan Rudrakumaran has urged her to monitor the arrest of N. Diwakaran (24-years-old), Sri Lanka‚Äôs Jaffna University Student Union President and S. Badilraj (23-years-old) its Secretary on 3 May 2019. In addition he urged UN Rights Chief to request Sri Lanka not to use the current situation...Read more