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Statue of Annai Poopathi unveiled in Norway

The statue of Annai Poopathi Kanapathipillai has been unveiled today at Annai Poopathi School in Norway.

Annai Poopathi began an indefinite hunger strike on 19 March 1988 demanding the immediate withdrawal of the Indian armed forces from Tamil Eelam and died on 19 April 1988, after New Delhi refused to heed her call.

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