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Homage paid to those killed in Claymore attack of LRRP

10th Commemoration of the people killed in the Claymore attack of the LRRP at the Vavuniya North Agricultural Instructor’s Office, organized by the Farmers Association the event was presided by Instructor Yogeswaran.

Two employees of the Agricultural Department Kanesalingam and Mahendran who were travelling in an Official vehicle on duty were killed in a Claymore attack on 5th January 2007 in Nedunkerny area.

Their photographs were garlanded and sacrificial flames were lighted.

Delivering the commemoration oration, Poobalasingam from Farmers Association said we lost two officers who had dedicatedly and jointly worked for the welfare of the farmers for 30 years had joined in death also.

The Farmers are duty bound to remember for their life time these two officers. More than 70 people including Office staff and farmers participated in this event.