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Genocide of 146,679 Tamils commemorated in Tamil Eelam

The genocide of 146,679 Tamils by the Sri Lankan state was commemorated across Tamil Eelam on Friday.

Thousands of Tamils took part in the commemoration event held at Mullivaikal, the site of genocide.

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C.V.Wigneswaran, the Chief Minister of Northern Tamil Eelam, led the commemoration event at Mullivaikal.

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Commemoration events were also held at other parts of the Tamil homeland.