Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne has today (9) told parliament that the LTTE was trying to re-organize itself and were secretly operating camps in Tamil Nadu.
Jayaratne while moving the motion for the extension of emergency regulations in parliament has said that that Indian intelligence reports have revealed that three LTTE camps are secretly operating in Tamil Nadu in South India.
According to Jayaratne, the LTTE members are being trained to carry out VVIP assassinations.
The camps are said to be operated by Pulendran Master, who was a close associate of the former LTTE intelligence wing head Pottu Amman.
The Premier has said that that the camps are aimed at re-establishing LTTE bases in Sri Lanka.
He has added that these cadres once trained are expected to target Indian political leaders as well.