A ceremony was held in Trincomalee to honour TNA Leader R.Sampanthan on his appointment as Opposition Leader.
The event was organized under the patronage of Trincomalee Branch of Illankai Tamil Arasu Katchi. President Sathyaseela Rasa presided.
At the commencement of the event, a pooja was held Trincomalee Pathirakali Temple and he was taken on a procession to the Trincomalee Town Hall where a meeting was held.
Several TNA Parliamentarians and TNA Provincial Councilors spoke.