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Tamils in Vavuniya mark Maaveerar Naal

Tamils in Vavuniya marked Maaveerar Naal at the Eechankulam Thuyilum Illam and in a service in Vavuniya Town. Eechankulam was the only Thuyilum Illam to be built by the LTTE in Vavuniya. The events included traditional observances such as lighting of the sacrificial lamp and distributing saplings to families of Maaveerar.

Eechankulam

Bankside of Vavuniya tank (photographs: Vavuniyanet)

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