|Member of the Sri Lankan Parliament
for Batticaloa District
|Born||16 September 1965|
|Political party||Tamil National Alliance|
|Ethnicity||Sri Lankan Tamil|
Senathirajah Jeyanandamoorthy (born 16 September 1965) is a Sri Lankan Tamil politician and former Member of Parliament.
Early life and family
Jeyanandamoorthy was born on 16 September 1965.
Jeyanandamoorthy was selected by the rebel Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) to be one of the Tamil National Alliance's (TNA) candidates in Batticaloa District at the 2004 parliamentary election. He was elected and entered Parliament.
Jeyanandamoorthy and his relatives were repeatedly threatened by the Tamil Makkal Viduthalai Pulikal, a Sri Lankan government backed paramilitary group. He subsequently fled to the United Kingdom.
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- "Jeyananthamoorthy tops TGTE list in UK". TamilNet. 3 May 2010.
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