The Maveerar Day – 2019 was commemorated sentimentally in Tamil Homeland yesterday amidst much threats. Thousands of people gathered at the Thuyilumillams to honour their Maveerars yesterday braving all the threats leveled at them. Tamil people of the world jointly commemorated their Maveerar children. Maveerars were remembered at 6.05 p.m. , in Tamil Home Land and abroad simultaneously and sentimentally.
Temple belled peeled at 6.05 to signal the start of the commemoration. Maveerar song, “ Thayaga Ninaivudan Savinai thazhuviya Sandana Pezhaikazhe” filled Air accompanied by nears from the eyes of the kith and kin.
Homage paying events were held in the morning in Jaffna near Ellankaulam, Kopay, Kodikamam Thuyilumillams which are currently occupied by the Army.
Commemorations were held at several places and Thuyilumillams located at Kanagapuram in Kilinochchi, Visuvamadu in Mulaitheevu, Vavuniya Town Council hall, EEchankulam, Vannivilankulam, Mavadi Munmari in Batticalaoa, and Sampur.
The commemoration at University of Jaffna was held amidst bans closures and blockades of the Competent Authority and with the participation of large number of students.