Thousands attend Thulashika's funeral
[TamilNet, Saturday, 05 March 2005, 17:31 GMT]
Amid tight security provided by Sri Lanka Police, thousands of civilians including Mr.C.Ilamparithi, LTTE Jaffna district political head and several Jaffna district Tamil national Alliance parliamentarians, educationists and civil leaders Saturday paid their last respects to Miss Nagendran Thulashika, student of Jaffna Vembadi Girls College, who was killed by an army vehicle Friday morning in the Jaffna, civil sources said.
The funeral was held in Kombiayanmanal Hindu cemetery Saturday evening many of her fellow students breaking down during the event, sources said.
Thulashika is from Manipay in Jaffna and was a grade 7 student.