திருமாமளவன் சாகும்வரை உண்ணாவிரதம், தமிழர் அவலம் உச்சம்
Thirumavalavan to fast to death, demands New Delhi to stop war in Sri Lanka
[TamilNet, Monday, 12 January 2009, 20:16 GMT]
Thol. Thirumavalavan, President of the Viduthalai Chiruthaigal Katchi (VCK), announced Monday that he would undertake a fast-unto-death to pressurize the Indian Government to put an immediate end to the genocide of Eelam Tamils in Sri Lanka, according to media sources in Chennai.
The date, venue and other leaders joining him in his fast has not yet been finalized, the sources further said.
According to initial reports in Chennai, the VCK leader will be commencing the fast on Thursday.