Oct 01, 2018

Cemetery cleared to stage ‘Mahaviru’ day

The residents of Kanagapuram, Killinochchi engaged in clearing of the LTTE war heroes’ cemetery in the area yesterday (30) in preparation of the upcoming LTTE war heroes commemoration day.

The LTTE war heroes day is commemorated in November and this year’s commemoration ceremony is scheduled to be held in the area of the Kanagapuram LTTE war heroes’ cemetery in Killinochchi by the Tamil National Alliance, according to Northern provincial council sources.

The clearing operation was conducted as a shramadana campaign with the participation of TNA representative former Northern Provincial Council member T. Kurukularajah, Northern Provincial Councilor S. Pasupathipillai, Killinochchi Patchchilipalai Pradeshiya Sabha Chairman S. Suren and residents of the area.

Last year, the LTTE war memorial ceremony was held centered around the Killinochchi Kanagapuram cemetery.

 Pics by Madawa Kulasooriya – Vavuniya Corr.