Tri -forces to provide security during Katchchathive Island feast

Sunday, 17 February 2013 - 13:21

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Jaffna Security Forces Commander Major General Mahinda Hathurusinghe stated that all steps are in place for the annual feast of the St Anthony’s church in Katchchathivu at which Indian and Sri Lankan fishermen will be participating.

 

Around 5,000 devotees participated at the feast last year out of which 3,000 were Indians and an increase is expected in this number.

 

The annual feast will commence on the 22nd of this month.