More than 75,000 Canadian Tamils express support for Eelam HomeLand

Pongku Thamizh rally_Canada

Diaspora Tamils in Canada on Saturday gathered for Pongku Thamizh rally  at Downsview Park, in Toronto, where they pledged to support the Eezham Tamils’ right to statehood, and urged the international community to voice for the Tamils’ rights.

The key speaker was Dr. Brian Seneviratne, a Australia-based Sinhala expatriate physician, who is supportive of Tamils right to self-determination.

The event started at 3:00 p.m. by ceremonious lighting of lamps by Paramu Visaaladchi, the mother of the late S.P. Thamilchelvan, former political head of the LTTE and Sukunam Pararajasingham, the wife of the late Joseph Pararajasingam, TNA parliamentarian from Batticaloa.

The participants

Dr. Brian Seneviratne, a Sinhala expatriate Consultant physician from Australia

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