Rapprochement necessary between the Govt and TNA
Oct 15, 2010 2:32:55 PM- transcurrents.com
By D.B.S. Jeyaraj
(Continued from last week)
he decision taken by the Tamil National Alliance (TNA)to oppose the 18th Amendment to the Constitution on a matter of principle placed the party in an unenviable position of antagonising the Mahinda Rajapaksa government.
The task of spearheading the Parliamentary opposition against the amendment should have been rightfully that of the United National Party (UNP). The hopelessly divided UNP abdicated its responsibility by opting to walk out of Parliament and engage in extra-parliamentary protest demonstrations. [click to read in full ~ in dbsjeyaraj.com