TNA parliamentarian M.A. Sumanthiran stated that he was told by the President Maithripala Srisena that President has no issues on granting amnesty to the political prisoners.
He stated this while responding to the question raised by the journalists asking what sort of activities that the TNA had taken with regard to Ananthasuthakaran.
When he was talking with regard to the political prisoners’ issue on last 26th, President commented like this, Sumanthirana added.
President Maithripala Srisena stated that he has no issues on granting amnesty to the political prisoners and though he asked the authorities to table reports on the political prisoners individually, such reports are yet to be received, Sumanthiran further added.