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Tamil Eelam Liberation Organization (TELO) Leader Selvam Adaikalanathan has proposed that Mankulam in Vavuniya be named as the capital of the Northern Province.

Members of the party, which is a coalition partner of the Tamil National Alliance, met yesterday in Vavuniya and agreed to the proposal, a party official said.

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  • tomsamusa Monday, 03 March 2014 06:37 PM

    Very good idea; all military and pakse thugs illegally acquired land Should be taken over local admn redistributed to the legal owners.

    Nims Saturday, 01 March 2014 11:14 AM

    Why not Chennai and make that ugly sexy woman your CM

    Farzan Sunday, 02 March 2014 09:10 AM

    Come on.. Provincial council system is there due to narrow mindedness of communal minded minority politicians who do not want to think as of one country.

    Neela Saturday, 01 March 2014 11:38 AM

    Good selection

    tony Saturday, 01 March 2014 11:56 AM


    true lankan Saturday, 01 March 2014 06:02 PM

    good move to develop cities, each province should have a capital. think wise, donot be selfish. via DM Android App

    Prometheus Saturday, 01 March 2014 01:32 PM

    PROVINCIAL CAPITAL, not capital of Sri Lanka. Nothing wrong in naming capitals for all provinces including the North. They can have the provincial legislature in that city or town. In fact, Sri Jayawardanapura should not belong to any of the 9 provinces but its own region since it is the nations capital. Examples are Australia (ACT), USA (Washington, D.C.) and many more.

    Fair Lankan Saturday, 01 March 2014 01:59 PM

    It is a great idea to have a not crowded under developed and central place as capital for Northern Province. We must encourage others ideas, Colombo still the capital for the country. The country needs expansion for few more cities as Colombo cannot support the growing demand, MR also worked on expanding but it was in a wrong place, if that effort was put in one of the northern part of the country result would have been much different.

    A.F.A.Cader Saturday, 01 March 2014 02:17 PM

    Only one Capital man. Only one capital.Stop your howling once and for all.If you don't mend your ways and settle for a United Sri Lanka you are inviting trouble.You can fight for your rights in a gentlemanly manner.

    Kasun Saturday, 01 March 2014 08:03 PM

    Stupid TELO and TNA. Are you guys out of your mind? This is not Tamilnadu to act on your foolish ideas. via DM Android App

    Just Another Citizen Saturday, 01 March 2014 02:43 PM

    Another lunatic

    tjeyar Sunday, 02 March 2014 06:20 PM

    Mr.Nims you can make your capital in India as Oriza which belongs to you guys. via DM Android App

    ASD Saturday, 01 March 2014 02:43 PM

    Sex is your country's search word.

    abdaal Sunday, 02 March 2014 07:30 AM

    Be broad mind provincial capital is must don't be nerrow as usual

    abdaal Sunday, 02 March 2014 07:30 AM

    Be broad mind provincial capital is must don't be nerrow as usual

    Sam Saturday, 01 March 2014 02:54 PM

    I think this is a good idea. Moving away from Jaffna - where there is too much emphasis and caste differences and all.

    Priya Saturday, 01 March 2014 03:14 PM

    Do these fellows have any intelligence at all?

    fawzan Saturday, 01 March 2014 03:33 PM

    I guess ugly sexy woman is better than family criminals.

    nishan Saturday, 01 March 2014 09:50 PM

    who is fool via DM Android App

    Marawan Saturday, 01 March 2014 04:34 PM

    Chennai is the capital of Tamil Nadu. She is already the CM. This is for your information

    gihan Saturday, 01 March 2014 04:35 PM

    yes in india

    Sunil Wimalasuriya Sunday, 02 March 2014 02:50 PM

    Hey man what about your old capita Trincomalee. Bulshit

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