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TMVP General Secretary remanded till November 23

Tamil Makkal Viduthalai Pulikal (TMVP) General Secretary and former Eastern Provincial Councillor Poopalapillai Prasanthan was arrested by the CID in Batticaloa. He was produced before Batticaloa Magistrate A.C.Rizwan who remanded him till November 23,2020.

Prasanthan was arrested at his residence in Arayampathy, Batticaloa by the CID officers who came from Colombo yesterday (12) Prasanthan was arrested and bailed out in 2008 over the case of a double murder at Arayampathy.

The double murder case is being heard in courts now. Prasanthan was arrested on a complaint made in 2019 of intimidating witnesses in this case at Kattankudy Police.

The Attorney General had instructed the CID to arrest him on this count.