Struggles were undertaken in Tamil Motherland in North, East and in Diaspora countries against the Sei Lankan Government. Relatives of missing and Buddhist monk joined the protesters for lands to express their opposition.
Black flags were flown at the Jaffna University Campus and the students undertook ma protest struggle there.
Under aegis of Students of the Jaffna University the protest struggle against the Independence day was held in front of the Kilinochchi kandasamy Temple.
The relatives of missing people held their protest struggle at Mulaitheevu saying that the day on which their children come to them will be their Independence Day.
“ Establish Justice.We don’t want false Independence” was the theme of a protest struggle held in Jaffna under aegis of relatives of missing and the Equal Rights Movement, at the Main Bus stand.