Jaffna councillors adopt Tamil

[TamilNet, Thursday, 31 December 1998, 22:00 GMT]
The Nallur Pradeshiya Sabaha (PS) adopted a resolution on December 29 stating that all its future activities will be carried out only in Tamil, said Mr. P.Kunasingham, chairman of the council.

The counil's correspondences have been in English, while most of the letters received from Government Ministries and Departments have been in Sinhala and English.

Mr. P.Kunasingham said that the Nallur PS has decided that the council shall not attend to any of the letters received by it in any other language than Tamil, if the Tamil translation is not attached.

All the 11 pradeshiya sabhas controlled by the Eelam People's Demoratic Part (EPDP) in Jaffna will carry out their duties in Tamil, he added.

 

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