How they commended
Anunayaka of Asgiriya Chapter:
Terrorism ought to be eradicated
With the capture of Kilinochchi, the citadel of terrorism by the
Security Forces, signal is given that the end of Prabhakaran’s terrorism
is close at hand, states Ven. Galagama Sri Anthadassi Nayaka Thera,
Anunayaka of Asgiri Chapter.
The President Mahinda Rajapaksa who gave the correct leadership to
the Forces deserves the highest encomiums of the world community, the
Ven. Thera said. “Terrorism ought to be crushed to enable the posterity
to live without fear or suspicion,” he stressed.
Anunayake of Malwatte Chapter:
Any victory can be achieved
Kilinochchi victory by our heroic Forces is proof of the world that
terrorism has no places in human history, states Ven. Niyangoda
Vijithasiri Nayaka Thera, the Anunayake of Malwate Chapter.
The Ven. Nayaka Thera said despite claims that Kilinochchi could not
be captured at all, it proved that under correct leadership every
victory can be achieved.
National Bhikkhu Front:
The dedication and sacrifice by Forces is supreme
The dislodgment of Kilinochchi is proof to the separatists, their NGO
buddies and other separatist brokers and imperialist agents that the
Tigers can be uprooted.
The dedication and sacrifices made by the Forces to the cause of the
victory is supreme.
It is the responsibility of the entire nation to provide the
necessary strength and courage to the Security Forces who are engaged in
a mission to open the road to democracy to the unarmed Tamil civilians
kept hostage by the Tiger terrorists.
Jathika Hela Urumaya:
Capture of Kilinochchi should be enshrined in gold
The capture of Kilinochchi, the main administrative base of the
so-called Eelam by our historic forces will be enshrined in Mahawansa in
To celebrate the event, the Lion Flag should be hoisted in all
houses, business premises, churches, temples, kovils, and vehicles.
The Defence Secretary, political leadership, Service Commanders and
the heroic soldiers deserve the accolades of the Nation for their part
in making the victory a reality.
Sri Lanka Freedom Party:
Kilinochchi victory due to unshakable leadership of President
The capture of Kilinochchi by our heroic Forces will be enshrined in
Sri Lanka’s history in gold. President Mahinda Rajapaksa has designated
year 2009 as the ‘year of heroic victory’.
The SLFP congratulates the President Mahinda Rajapaksa, Defence
Secretary Gotabhaya Rajapaksa, Army Commander Lt. General Sarath Fonseka,
the other service commanders and the gallant soldiers who fought with
fortitude for the victory they won. Velupillai Prabhakaran who boasted
that entry to Kilinochchi would be a dream for the Security Forces has
suffered the greatest defeat in history.
Although the defeat of terrorism was a challenge itself, the victory
is at hand due to the unshakable leadership of President Mahinda
The victory is a blessing to those thousands who were maimed by the
terrorist attacks and to the persecuted Tamil community living in
Mullaitivu and Kilinochchi.
Efforts on the part of the UNP and all other forces who attempt to
discourage the military operations and mislead the people through
comspiracies will also be defeated as a result of the victory.
The objective of the government headed by President Mahinda Rajapaksa
is to unite Sri Lanka and provide the opportunity to all sections of the
population to live without fear and suspicion.
National Freedom Front:
Nations’ salute to the Security Forces
Our heroic forces have captured the Kilinochchi town, the main
citadel of the Tiger terrorists. It became their administrative base
after the CFA was signed.
All these time, the Tiger terrorists maintained that Kilinochchi was
impregnable and its capture was only a day dream of the Government.
Today our gallant Forces have hoisted the national flag in
Kilinochchi. The National Freedom Front pays its tribute to the heroic
solders, their parents and their family members as well. Once terrorism
is defeated the need is for an economic socio-political and cultural