Uma Maheswaran

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Uma Maheswaran (died July 1989), alias Mukundan, was the chairman of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (1977-1980) and later founded the People's Liberation Organisation of Tamil Eelam. He was shot dead by one of his bodyguards in July 1989.[1] He was involved in the 1988 Maldives Coup.[2]


  1. ^ V.S. Sambandan (November 14, 2002). "LTTE chief faces arrest?". The Hindu. Retrieved 2013-05-24. 
  2. ^ N ASOKAN (February 26, 2012). "The Failed Coup". The Sunday Indian. Retrieved 2013-05-24.