Political analyst R Rajagopalan joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on the UPA govt's DMK crisis.
Some 11 Sri Lankan players including Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardene and Lasith Malinga are part of various IPL franchises.
The DMK has also demanded international investigation into the alleged war crimes by the Sri Lankan Army against Lankan Tamils.
SP leader Ram Gopal Yadav said that the DMK has still not withdrawn support from the UPA as they haven't notified the President.
After DMK's decision to withdraw support to the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance Government, the UPA Government is now reduced to minority.
Subramanian Swamy said if the DMK is serious, they should write to the President that they are withdrawing support.
Chidambaram said DMK President Karunanidhi has said that he will reconsider his decision depending on the resolution.
The UPA Government has been reduced to minority after the DMK decided to pull out of the alliance.
The DMK didn't want to lose out to its rival on encashing such an emotive issue just a year ahead of the 2014 polls.
The revised draft makes mention of new evidence of human rights violations, but imposes no new conditions on Sri Lanka.
DMK MP S Ganapathy said that the party didn't withdraw support to pull down the UPA govt, but was acting according to the will of Tamils.
The Centre is worried that India-Sri Lanka ties will be hit if the government takes a strong stand on the resolution.
The DMK has threatened to pull its ministers out of the UPA cabinet if its demands on amending the US-sponsored UN resolution against Sri Lanka are not met.
Karunanidhi said his party would pull out of the UPA if it did not take steps to bring amendments to the US-sponsored resolution against Sri Lanka.
China backed Sri Lanka when US brought about similar resolution in 2012 over alleged human rights violation during its civil war.
The question of which way will India vote on the resolution against Sri Lanka has become more complex after the US circulated its draft.
The government said it will take the "best possible" decision on the UN resolution on the island country but said it cannot play a "big brother" in Sri Lankan politics.
External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid says that the legitimate rights of Tamils in Sri Lanka must be implemented in totality.
Amid indications that India will vote against Sri Lanka at the UNHRC in Geneva, Lankan envoy Prasad Kariyawasam has told CNN-IBN that it won't set back ties between the two countries.
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