Mass gathering in Jaffna in memory of Thileepan

A mass gathering took place in Nallur, Jaffna, today in memory of Thileepan.

The memorial was held at the site of Thileepan’s death, with Tamil politicians, civil society leaders and the public paying tribute to their hero.


Meanwhile, a Tamil activist from Kaithadi took the unprecedented step of carrying out a Hindu religious penance, know as Paravai Kaavadi, from Kaithadi Vinayagar Temple to the site of Thileepan’s death in Nallur.