NPC calls for direct flights to India from Palaly, Trinco

2014-02-19 08:52:57

The Northern Provincial Council passed a resolution yesterday, calling for the commencement of direct flights from Palaly and Trincomalee to India.

The resolution was presented by Councilor M.K Sivajilingam and was seconded by Kandaiah Sarveshwaran of the TNA.

The resolution also called for the Kankesanthurai Port to be named as a commercial port.

It also called for a recommencement of the ferry service between Thalaimannar and Rameshwaram.

  Comments - 5

  • True Lankan Wednesday, 19 February 2014 14:31

    Great move, it will be more viable than the Hambantota Port & Mattala Airport. via DM Android App

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    tomsamusa Thursday, 20 February 2014 00:39

    Well said!!!!

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    winner Wednesday, 19 February 2014 15:02

    all are highly feasible projects.... via DM Android App

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    Thamilvimani Wednesday, 19 February 2014 16:16

    We used to have flights from KKS during Air Ceylon times

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    Farook Wednesday, 19 February 2014 18:51

    Undiplomatic. It would have been more gainful had the matter been discussed with the president rather than passing resolution in the council which will be looked upon with suspicion and
    Wimal will start shouting.
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