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TNA to decide on Thursday if MS fails to deliver

The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) will meet on Thursday and decide the next course of action if President Maithripala Sirisena fails to address the political prisoner issue.

The President has given the TNA an assurance he will address the issue by Wednesday.

The TNA today said that if there is no solution by Wednesday it will meet on Thursday and decide on the next step.

The TNA has been urged by members of the Northern Provincial Council to vote against the 2019 budget if the President fails to give a solution to the  political prisoner issue.