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Pillayan acquitted over murder case

Picture by Sivam Packiyanathan Batticaloa Special Correspondent

The Batticaloa High Court acquitted MP Sivanesathurai Chandrakanthan alias “Pillayan” and four other suspects over the case pertaining to the murder of former TNA MP Joseph Pararajasingham.

They were arrested for allegedly assassinating former parliamentarian Joseph Pararajasingam on 25 December 2005 during the Christmas at St, Mary’s Cathedral, Puliyantivu,  Batticaloa.