of Thirty One Ex-LTTE Members Gifted with Release of Their Relatives
on New Year Day
:: 2010-04-17 16:35:35 Hours]
Handing over the released personnel to their next of kin took place
during the “Soorya Mangalya or Puthuwaruda Kaliyadam” (Festival
of the Sun) 2010 organized to coincide the Sinhala and Hindu New
Year at the historical Jaffna Fort.
Nine boys and three girls hoping to recommence their school education
and two more girls qualified for university education were among
the latest released batch.
The ceremony graced by the Commander Security Forces Headquarters
Jaffna (SFHQ-J) Major General Mahinda Hathurusinghe as Chief Guest
was attended by religious and community leaders including Government
Agent Jaffna Mr. K Ganesh.
Brigadier General Staff SF-J Brigadier B.C.J.A.F. Rodrigo and a
section of senior Army officers were also present on the occasion.