Sri Lanka Tamil party asks government to take final decision on disposal of bodies of Muslim COVID 19 victims

The main Tamil party in Sri Lanka, Tamil national Alliance (TNA) has asked the government to take a final decision on the disposal of the bodies of Muslim COVID victims saying that continuous denial of the Muslims’ religious rites by the government is a violation of fundamental rights

Dec 20, 2020
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The main Tamil party in Sri Lanka, Tamil national Alliance (TNA) has asked the government to take a final decision on the disposal of the bodies of Muslim COVID victims saying that continuous denial of the Muslims’ religious rites by the government is a violation of fundamental rights.

Issuing a statement, TNA Spokesman parliamentarian M A Sumanthiran said the Parliamentary Group of the Tamil National Alliance, at its meeting held on 19th December 2020 unanimously took the decision to call on the government to arrive at a final decision with regard to the disposal of bodies of Muslim COVID victims.

“It is compulsory to arrive at a final decision with regard to the disposal of bodies of our Muslim brethren who die of COVID19 without delay,” the statement said.


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