Sunday, May 24, 2009

Sri Lanka denies: Nambiar did not contact about the surrender of Nadesan and Pulidevan

Colombo, 24 May, ( Sri Lanka Governmnet denied that no one approached regarding the surrender of LTTE's political chief, B Nadesan, and 'peace secretariat' head, S Pulidevan. Also Government sources told Asian Tribune that Nadesan and Pulidevan were killed in the battle, when they fought the Sri Lankan soldiers.

PTI news story says that Vijay Nambiar, the UN Secretary-General's envoy and chef de cabinet, passed the message to Dr. Palitha Kohona but was told the safe surrender of the men could not be guaranteed and that "it may be too late". Full text Share on Facebook