Key UPA constituent DMK on Saturday reiterated its opposition to India imparting training to Sri Lankan defence personnel on its soil, saying the state is also part of the country.
Union Shipping Minister G K Vasan said the state party unit was against imparting training to Sri Lankan Defence personnel.
DMK took strong exception to Minister of State for Defence M M Pallam Raju`s comments that India would continue to train Sri Lankan defence personnel.
India will continue to train Sri Lankan defence personnel at its establishments, Minister of State for Defence M M Pallam Raju said.
Political parties in Tamil Nadu raised the pitch against the government imparting training to Sri Lankan military personnel.
Day in Pics: 30th January
Showbiz World - January 30, 2015