06 EPDP members who charged to killed provincial journalist Nimalarajan Mayilwaganam were released by the Jaffna magistrate last 05 May.
After entering the home located Kolumthureyi road Jaffna at night 19 October 2000, killers attacked by a hand grenade and set deadly gun-shot to Nimalarajan.
At first, 11 people were in the custody of this murder but 05 were released. Other 06 were identified as EPDP members and heard the murder case against them for 20 years. According to the advice of the attorney genaral, they were released and the court case was ended.