50,000 books were donated by the Tamil Nadu Government to Jaffna public Library yesterday.
These books were handed over to the Jaffna Mayor, E.Arnold by the Tamil Nadu Minister of Education K.A.Senkkoddayan yesterday.
This event was held under the direction of the President, Prime Minister, The NPC CM and the Governor, NP and under the aegis of Northern Province Ministry of Education. After the handing over of the 50,000 books from Tamil Nadu Government to the Library cheques for purchasing book for school were handed over by Indian Consul General Sankar Balachchandran, Sri Lankan Minister of state for Education, V.Radhakrishnan, MPs, Mawai Senathyrasa and T. Siththarthan and Governor, NP, Reginold Cooray to the Principals of respective School.
Several people including the Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Ankajan Ramanathan, Jaffna GA, N.Vethanayagan, JMC Comissioner, P.Jeyaseelan, Chief Librarian of the Jaffna Public Library, Sukanthy Sathasivamoorthy , Officers of the field, Principals of School and students.