Tamil Diplomat

Sinhala names to places in Nainatheevu: NPC adopts resolution calling for revoking the Change

The NPC had adopted a resolution calling the president and the Minister of Local Council and Provincial councils to revoke the change of names places of Nainatheevu through Gazette Extra ordinary number 1928/26.

It was also pointed out that the name of Kokkanchan kulamhad been changed as Kalapospola.

The resolution pointed out that, changing the name from Nainatheevu to Nagatheepam is an attempt to distort history.