Colombo, Mar 22: LTTE chief Velupillai Prabhakaran is alive and leading the war in Sri Lanka, according to LTTE's political wing chief Nadesan. He revealed these facts to a media channel via e-mail.
Answering to a query about Prabhakaran whereabouts, Nadesan said "As you said, yes, there are rumours and speculations. But I can confirm that our leader is here with our people as always".
Elusive LTTE chief Velupillai Prabhakaran and his son Charles Anthony are believed to be hiding in deep bunkers in the rebel-held Pudukudiyyirippu area and come out occasionally to tell civilians not to leave their homes.
Prabhakaran and Charles, who is believed to be the head of the Air Tigers, were spotted in the 'no fire zone' in Pudukudiyyirippu in non-military attire and the duo come out occasionally to mix with civilians.