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Riled up:Members of the Tamil Eelam Supporters Organisation staging a protest in Thanjavur on Friday demanding that India should boycott the Commonwealth conference to be held in Sri Lanka.— PHOTO: B. VELANKANNI RAJ
Riled up:Members of the Tamil Eelam Supporters Organisation staging a protest in Thanjavur on Friday demanding that India should boycott the Commonwealth conference to be held in Sri Lanka.— PHOTO: B. VELANKANNI RAJ

Cadres of Thamizh Desa Poduvudamai Katchi and Marumalarchi Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (MDMK) staged a demonstration here in front of the Head Post Office urging the Centre not to take part in the Commonwealth conference to be held in Sri Lanka.

P. Maniarasan of Thamizh Desa Poduvudamai Katchi and Durai Balalrishnan, State deputy general secretary of MDMK, participated in the agitation.

Fast

The cadre appealed to the Centre to take note of the fast undertaken by Thyagu, a Tamil writer, in Chennai, urging the centre not to take part in the Commonwealth conference in Sri Lanka and save his life by taking the right decision.

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