London, Mar 5: The LTTE has stated that it is no way connected to the attacks on the Sri Lankan cricket team in Lahore on Tuesday, Mar 3. "We don't have any connections with those people (Lahore attackers)," LTTE's spokesman Thileepan told the Radio division of Australia's Special Broadcasting Service on Wednesday, Mar 4 night.
Asked whether the LTTE condemned the attacks, he said that they have not made any comments on the attacks. He also said that the LTTE is very firm in its decision that it will not evacuate the civilians from conflict zones even after a call from the Red Cross. He also said that LTTE will not surrender despite blood shed.
He said that the civilians were facing acute shortage of food and water and 11 people, including children and two women, have died because of starvation of food.
Thileepan claimed that their supreme leader Vellupillai Prabhakaran was still with them along with his wife and children.