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Minister Devananda Appeal to International Community

[b]Minister Devananda Appeal to International Community on Death Threat to VC Jaffna [/b]

[b]Colombo, 18 April, (Asiantribune.com): [/b]Minister of Social Services and Social Welfare and Secretary General of EPDP, Douglas Devananda, MP, has appealed to the Co-chair and the Diplomatic Community about the seriousness of the death threat issued on Prof. S.R.H. Hoole, the Vice Chancellor of University of Jaffna and to the Council Members who voted in favour of his election, by the LTTE and its frontal organizations.

He has called on the International Community to take strong measures to ensure the removal of terror as a weapon by the LTTE and its frontal organizations to undermine the lawful appointment to the post of Vice Chancellor and to save the voices of democracy in the North and East. The full text of his appeal is as follows:

"I wish to bring to your (Your Excellency's) kind notice the seriousness of death threat issued on Prof. S.R.H. Hoole, the Vice Chancellor of University of Jaffna and to the Council Members who voted in favour of his election, by the LTTE and its frontal organizations.

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