11 October 2019
The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) held a ceremony in Kilinochchi to commemorate thirty-two years since the death of the first female fighter of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE).
The event, held at the TNA office in Kilinochchi, was headed by parliamentarian Sritharan, and attended by several other Tamil political figures, including former provincial minister T Kurukularajah.
The memorial event comes ahead of next month’s presidential elections on the island, where Tamil voters remain a crucial vote group.
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