Sunday, May 31, 2009

How Tamil Nadu received Prabhakaran’s death

By Chamindra Wickremasinghe in Tamil Nadu
The Tamil Nadu State of India, where the largest number of Sri Lankan Tamil refugees are housed, turned tense, as the death of the LTTE supremo Velupillai Prabhakaran reached its borders. High-level security was placed immediately across the State as a preventive measure for resurgence. However, when the fall of the leader made headlines in the media, the streets were taken by activists and violence erupted in many parts. Full text