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Former LTTE Trincomalee leader's wife to meet the UN Human Rights Commissioner

2013 Aug 21

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) candidate of the Jaffna district Anandi Elilan has said that she would meet the UN Commissioner for Human Rights Navanetham Pillay to brief her the experiences of last stage of war against the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Ealam (LTTE), local media reports said.

Anandi is the wife of LTTE political wing leader of Trincomalee district Elilan.

She says that Elilan surrendered to the military following the end of the war and he was taken in a bus before he disappeared.

Anandi Elilan says that she had firsthand experience on what happened in the final battle against the LTTE at Vellamulliwaikkal.

The UN Human Rights Commissioner is scheduled to visit Sri Lanka from August 25 to 31and she is expected to visit the North and East.

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