Tamil Diplomat

NPC condemns moves to change the name Nainatheewu

Northern Provincial Council has passed a resolution condemning the move to alter the name of Nainatheeewu as Nagadeepa. The resolution was adopted at the recent meeting of the Council. Chairman Sivagnanam presided.

The reoltuion pointed out that the Nainatheewu is an ancient and historical name and it should not be changed under any circumstances.