The international tiger network is making a fresh attempt to assassinate VIPs in Sri Lanka and India. This was revealed by Prime Minister D.M. Jayaratne opening the debate on the extension of the Emergency by a further month.
The Prime Minister said that that tiger cadres are receiving training at three secret locations in Tamil Nadu for the murder of Indian VIPs and the revival of their outfit in Sri Lanka. Intelligence has received information that one of the Centres is handling the training of tigers for the murder of Indian VIPs. It has also been revealed that the person behind these activities is Kuhanendra Master, the main accomplice of LTTE Intelligence Leader Pottu Amman. The Prime Minister told the House that it was these tiger cadres who had been involved in the recent attack on the Maha Bodhi Centre in India. It has also been found that there are threats from the LTTE to many Indian politicos. Their next target is to unleash violence in Sri Lanka on a small scale. There he said the entire nation should be geared to face this situation.