CHENNAI: MDMK general secretary Vaiko, in a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday, urged him to take immediate steps through diplomatic channels to protect ethnic Indians in Malaysia.

Mr. Vaiko said more than 90 per cent of the ethnic Indians in Malaysia were Tamils who had contributed to the economic prosperity in Malaysia and had been law abiding citizens all along. — Special Correspondent

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