Mullivaikkal Remembrance: tight Security in North
Leave of all police officers attached to the Northern provincial police stations had been cancelled, due to Mullivaikkal Remembrance Day which is plan to observe on 18th of May.
The order had been issued by Northern Provincial Deputy Inspector General of Police is implementing from today (15 May) onwards.
Northern Provincial Deputy Inspector General of Police said the decision was taken according to the command which has been issued from Colombo to strengthen police protection to prevent confusion during Mullivaikkal Remembrance
Accordingly, the vacation of police officers in all police stations in the Northern Province has been instructed to suspend until 20th of May.
Police and special STF personnel have been deployed in security duties in many areas of the North to strengthened security.