The Plight of Sri Lankan Tamils

Sami Siva


“Freedom means being in your own home where you can be safe!” – Sri Lankan Tamil refugees. This is a story of Sri Lankan Tamils who fled their homes and sought asylum in the Mandapam Camp located in the southern part of Tamil Nadu, India. They can neither go back to their homeland for fear of reprisal nor settle due to lack of status. Mandapam Camp is their life in-between.