An event for paying homage to Maveerarrs and honouring theirs were held under the aegis of Democratic Militants Party at their Head Office, at Puthukudiyiruppu/ Kaively at 10.00 a.m. yesterday.
In this event, presided by Delson of the Democratic Militants Party, the relatives of the Maveerars lighted the common sacrificial flame which was followed by garlanding and lighting sacrificial flames for each of the 200 Maveerars, whose photos had been placed in a specially constructed hall.
People were moved into tears in seeing Photos of Maveerars in special sheds after a very long time.
Maveerar orations were delivered by the Secretary of Democratic Militants’ party, E.Kirupakaran, the President of the Puthukudiyiruppu Chamber of Commerce, S.Selvachchandran, and the Media spokesman of the party, K.Thulasi.
Parents and close relatives were presented with photos of Maveerars, coconut plants and memorabilia.
The Democratic Militants said the such events will be continued throughout Mulaitheevu District.