Mullivaikkal commemoration : Riot Police deployed in Borella after tense situ

May 18, 2023 at 11:24 AM

The riot Police have been deployed in Colombo as attempts have been made to disrupt an event organized to commemorate the Mullivaikkal Remembrance Day.

The Mullivaikkal Remembrance Day is a remembrance day observed to remember those who died in the final stages of the Sri Lankan Civil War.

A commemoration event had been organized in Borella, Colombo today during which a group of persons were seen protesting holding banners with slogans stating ‘No to LTTE commemorations’.

As a result of the protests, the riot Police have been deployed near the Borella Roundabout to contain the situation. (NewsWire)