The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) has strongly condemned the attack on Jaffna High Court Judge Illanchelliyan.
“We pray for Judge Illancheliyan and for the speedy recovery of the Police officers injured in this incident,” the TNA Spokesman M. A. Sumanthiran said.
Issuing a statement today he said: “We urge the Inspector General of Police to bring the perpetrators of this incident to justice and to investigate the conspiracies behind this incident.
“While we strongly condemn these kinds of violent attacks on the administration of justice, we are gravely concerned that the incidents of crime in Jaffna peninsula have reached serious levels. Further, it also raises serious doubts as to whether those who want to gain benefits out violence are behind this attack.
“This situation must be arrested immediately and we request all concerned to cooperate to bring these kinds of incidents to an end.”