MDMK leader V.Gopalswamy now known as Vaiko wants a UN supervised referendum for worldwide Sri Lankan Tamils on the question of “Tamil Eelam”.
Vaiko’s party the Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagham(MDMK) will stage a non -violent political demonstration on August 12th in support.
The MDMK demonstration will be held in the Indian capital city New Delhi at the Janthar manthar area near the Indian Parliament building.
MDMK Lok Sabha MP Ganeshamoorthy& the party’s New Delhi organizer Pazhanikumar are making arrangements for the August 12th demonstration.
MDMK leader Vaiko presides over the demonstration.Thousands of party members from Tamil Nadu will converge in New Delhi on Aug 12th for it.
Although the MDMK is organizing it, Vaiko has invited all “Conscious Tamils” (thamizh Unarvaalarhal) cutting across party lines to participate.
The MDMK leader who is officially the party general-secretary has extended a public invitation to those sympathetic to the cause to attend.
Vaiko has stated that establishing a separate state-Tamil Eelam- for Sri Lankan Tamils is the only solution to the Tamil national question.
The MDMK wants a UN supervised referendum to be held for the Tamils in Sri Lanka to vote “yes or no” on the issue of creating Tamil Eelam.
The party wants international monitors to be present at the UN supervised referendum whenever it is held in Sri Lanka.
Vaiko wants the UN to make arrangements for the Sri Lankan Tamil diaspora also to participate in the referendum from wherever they are now.
The MDMK leader wants India to support moves within the UN portals and other International fora to conduct a referendum on “Tamil Eelam”.
Chiding New Delhi for its “pro-Sinhala” policies, Vaiko wants the Indian central govt to change its stance & take up an anti-Sri Lanka position.
The August 12th demonstration is the first stage in a protracted MDMK campaign aimed at garnering support across state & party lines in India.
This is a bundle of tweets posted on Twitter by DBS Jeyaraj