A harthal was observed by the Muslim Traders in Jaffna, Mannar and Vavuniya Districts in protest to the Violence unleashed on Muslim people in Amparai and Kandy Districts. All the Muslims shops were closed fully yesterday.
Jaffna.: All the Muslim shops in the 5 – Road junction in Jaffna were fully closed throughout the day. Tamil shops were opened and the routine life was not affected.
Vavuniya: Muslim shops in the town and Bazaar were closed yesterday. Other Shops were closed. Routine life was not affected.
Mannar: All the shops in the town and Bazaar areas were closed. Along with the Muslim shops all the Tamil shops also were fully closed. Transport services operated as usual.