The population growth of the Jaffna District has declined. During our times, there were 800 -1000 students in schools. Now this has declined to 20 – 25. Because of this, several primary schools in Jaffna are on the verge of closure, the GA, Jaffna, Nagalingam Vethanayagan had expressed concern yesterday.
He also insisted that our growth rate should be increased.
He participated as the Chief Guest in the “ Anbe Sivam Title Awarding and the publication of magazine event held at the Ilankaiventhan Kaloory, yesterday.
One may be an intellectual, but he is assessed by the way he treat the others. Thus Dr. Saravanapavan , who is being honoured today , by the Saiva Maha Sabai, happened to be a role model to many, he said.