There was a heavy presence of security forces in and around Valveddithurai, specially around Leader Prabaharan’s ancestral home and around Theeruvil.
The 64th Birth Day of Leader Prabaharan was celebrated on a high note in the mother land and in Diaspora countries.
In this context former MP, M.K.Sivajilingam, was travelling in an Auto for the purpose of celebrating the Leader’s Birthday near the ancestral home of the Leader.
He was stopped on his way and was arrested. The cake and the banner he was carrying were seized by the police and he was released after some time.
While he was arrested Sivajilingam said , ” All the world should know that this is the situation. We are not being allowed to celebrate even the Birth Day of our leader.”