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Former NPC member commemorates Mullivaikkal despite disruption by Sri Lankan police


Former Northern Provincial Council (NPC) member, M K Sivajilingam paid tribute to the victims of the Mullivaikkal massacre at Semmai, as Sri Lankan police attempted to distrupt the memorial. The police cited that a court order prevented them from holding the memorial. 

Sivajilingam and his team, however, proceeded by lighting a lamp to honour those who lost their lives.

This disruption forms part of Sri Lanka's efforts to stop commemorations across the homeland. 

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