Facebook icon
Twitter icon
e-mail icon

Mullivaikkal memorial observed in Trincomalee

A Mullivaikkal remembrance event was held in Trincomalee on Sunday, with several members of the public lighting candles in memory of those who lost their lives, Battinews reported.

The event, at the Chelvanayagam memorial in the town on the east coast, was attended by several local members of the TNA and the Eastern Provincial Council, including Trincomalee ITAK leader S Thandaayuthapaani, who is also the EPC's minister for education.

We need your support

Sri Lanka is one of the most dangerous places in the world to be a journalist. Tamil journalists are particularly at threat, with at least 41 media workers known to have been killed by the Sri Lankan state or its paramilitaries during and after the armed conflict.

Despite the risks, our team on the ground remain committed to providing detailed and accurate reporting of developments in the Tamil homeland, across the island and around the world, as well as providing expert analysis and insight from the Tamil point of view

We need your support in keeping our journalism going. Support our work today.