the rest of the country will refer to this as "Mahasen"
sujan Monday, 13 May 2013 11:54 AM
Ayyo salli. We've got more severe issues to be concerned about than a name of a cyclone. By the way Anuradhapura King's name is Mahasena, not Mahasen.
expat Monday, 13 May 2013 04:26 PM
Instead they should have named it MIHIN
sujan Monday, 13 May 2013 11:56 AM
Do we have any queen named "Priya"??? :)
Navin Monday, 13 May 2013 11:57 AM
Vengayam Monday, 13 May 2013 12:11 PM
Can someone please explain why this aversion to the name "Mahesan". I read in some other article that it is a Sri Lankan King's name. If that is so, then what is averse about it?
rehn Tuesday, 14 May 2013 05:52 AM
Sam Monday, 13 May 2013 12:26 PM
There are special characters in Sri Lanka willing to use their family name to call any rubbish. Why not use such family name to call this Cyclone too !
dulmini Tuesday, 14 May 2013 03:17 AM
i have a friend called 'Priya' :)
juna Tuesday, 14 May 2013 12:00 AM
U can't follow India in this , u can take help from India narrow minded fools .
Priyantha also Indian queen do u know that , learn history via DM iPad app
mataraman Tuesday, 14 May 2013 03:40 AM
Ohhhh my ghosh, My wife is "Priya' she is not a cyclone but a thunder shower with heavy lightning at every time when i get home late. it is the perfect name for next cyclone; "PRIYA" well done met.dept.
Hong Kong John Tuesday, 14 May 2013 03:43 AM
People actually get paid salaries for coming out with this nonsense.
raaz Tuesday, 14 May 2013 12:00 AM
choices of names. options (1) Dumiya (2) wimal (3) mervin via DM Android App
ANTON Tuesday, 14 May 2013 12:56 AM
YOU LEARNT AT LEAST SOMETHING FROM THE NEWS I SUPPOSE
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