ITAK begins three day election campaign in Moothoor Tamil villages
[TamilNet, Monday, 08 March 2010, 16:07 GMT]
Ilangkai Thamizh Arasuk Kadchi (ITAK) Monday began a three day campaign by
holding election meeting in every Tamil village in the Moothoor East,
Verukal DS division, Moothoor DS division in Trincomalee district. ITAK leader and the chief candidate for the Trincomalee district
Mr.R.Sampanthan is leading the campaign with other six candidates in
The ITAK team first arrived in the historic Verukal Sri Siththiravelautha Swamy
Koayil located along the Verukal River, a branch of the Mahaweli Ganga
that flows into the sea. Verukal River divides the two districts
Batticaloa and Trincomalee in the south.
Candidates led by Sampanthan first participated in the Pooja in the
Koayil and then proceeded to hold propaganda meetings.
election meeting was held in one of the remotest village Uppooral
Monday morning. The second was at Cheenive'li village. The final
meeting on that day was held at Ilangkaiththu'rai Mukaththuvaaram.