Tamil National Alliance Batticaloa Parliamentarian Seenithamby Yogeswaran was among the participants at the poojas held at Keerimadu Sithy Vinayakar Temple in Batticaloa recently.
The poojas were conducted seeking divine indulgence for the release of political prisoners. It was organized under the patronage of Batticaloa Illaignar Indhu Peravai.
Special poojas were also conducted at Vaarivanam Sri Muthumariamman temple in Chavakachcheri invoking blessings for the release of political prisoners.
Special Kumba pooja was also held. Earlier, All Ceylon Hindu Congress had appealed for special religious ceremonies for the release of political prisoners.