Students in Jaffna take to the streets – demand the release of political prisoners

Students marched through the streets of Jaffna today, urging the immediate release of Tamil political prisoners.

The demonstration was jointly organised by students of Jaffna University, Jaffna Technical College and Jaffna College of High Technology.

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At the end of the demonstration, students submitted two petitions, one addressed to the Sri Lankan president and the other to the UN secretary general.