The Sri Lankan air force personnel arrived recently at the Tambaram Air Force station in Chennai for a nine-month training period.
“It’s inappropriate when countries are demanding action against Lanka for violations during the war,” Ms Jayalalithaa said. “This is anti-Tamils. I condemn it,” she added.
Opposition parties have agreed. DMK chief M Karunanidhi has backed the demand for expulsion. MDMK chief V Gopalswamy, popularly known as Vaiko, has warned of a huge protest outside the air force base.