Apr 05, 2018

April Heroes commemoration today

The JVP has organised three commemoration ceremonies in remembrance of those who sacrificed their lives at the 1971 struggle.

Commemorative lectures will be held at the Tangalle municipal council auditorium at 3.00 pm today by JVP leader Anura Kumara Dissanayake, at the Kurunegala municipal council open air theatre by the Chief Secretary Tilvyn Silva and at the Badulla Postal auditorium by the JVP propaganda secretary Vijitha Herath.

FSP commemoration in Kandy

The main event of the Frontline Socialist Party (FSP) under the theme ‘Great defeat – undying purpose’ will be held today at 3.00 pm at the Postal auditorium in Kandy in celebration of 47 years of the 1971 April struggle.

At this event those who were part of the 1971 struggle will share their experiences and a documentary of the struggle will also be aired.

The party also said that in addition, several other commemoration ceremonies will also be held at various parts of the country.

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