K. Thiagarajan, general secretary of Thamizh Thesiya Viduthalai Iyakkam, who has been fasting for the past fortnight was shifted to Rajiv Gandhi Government General Hospital on Monday around 2 p.m. as his condition has worsened. Mr. Thiagarajan is undergoing treatment at the intensive medical care unit. He has been on a fast demanding that Sri Lanka be expelled from the Commonwealth and has wanted the shifting of the venue of the Commonwealth countries’ meeting, slated to be held in the island nation later this year.

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