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Tamil hunger striker "ready to die"

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Hundreds of Tamils have been protesting outside the UK parliament over the situation in Sri Lanka.

They have been calling for a ceasefire in the country.

Protester Prarameswaran Subramaniam has been on hunger strike since 7 April and says he is prepared to die for the cause.

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