The Commemoration of the Genocide perpetrated against the Eelam Tamils will be observed all Tamil home lands including Northern and Eastern Provinces. Eight long years have passed after tens of thousands of people were massacred at Mulliwaikkal. However the commemoration of the people killed in Mulliwaikkal and other places is to be observed in a context of no justice being delivered for the tens of thousands killed at Mulliwaikkal or in other places.
Commemorations are being organized by several factions including the Northern Provincial Council/TNA, TNPF, Civil Society Organizations, All Religious group, University of Jaffna Community and Federation of Mannar Public Organization.
The Main Event Organized by the NPC/TNA will be held at the Muliwaikkal Beach presided by NPC CM, C.V.Wigneswaran at 9.30 a.m. tomorrow. Several people including the General Secretary of TNA, Mawai Senathyrasa, MPs, MPCs, relatives of missing persons and people who have lost their dear ones at Muliwaikkal will participate in this event. Free transports have been arranged for persons who wish to participate in the events.
It is notable that the CM has requested to observe 3 minutes silence from 9.30 a.m. tomorrow.
Commemoration by the TNPF will be held at Mulliwaikkal at 2.30 p.m.
A special aspect of the commemoration by Civil Societies is the erection of memorial epigraphs for 500 persons near Memorial at 3.00 p.m.
Federation of Mannar Public organizations will hold it commemoration at Adampan at 9.15a.m.
Prayers of the all religious group will held at the Mulliwaikkal Beach at 9.00a.m.