Monday, June 1, 2009

Prabhakaran's parents kept away from relatives

(DM)Colombo (PTI) – Slain LTTE supremo Velupillai Prabhakaran’s parents living in a Vavuniya refugee camp, will not benefit from the Sri Lankan government's decision to reunite elderly people with their relatives and will be housed separately to ensure their ‘safety’, the military said on Saturday.

"The couple has admitted to being Prabhakaran's parents and for their safety we will have to separate them from their relatives," Military spokesman Udaya Nanayakkara said. Full text