Schema-Root.org logo

 

  cross-referenced news and research resources about

 Mullaitivu cities, towns and villages

Schema-Root.org logo
images:  google   yahoo YouTube
spacer

updated Thu. March 16, 2017

-
As Tamils protest for the release of their lands in Keppapulavu, the Sri Lankan military have been engaged in building a new Buddhist vihara on their occupied land.
... Tamil community that had recently held a protest in Puthukkudiyiruppu in Mullaitivu District. "I was questioned by two persons in civilian clothes who claimed to be from the air force when I was visiting a village that has been occupied by the air ...

The National Physical Plan provides for an urban network, consisting of metro regions and metro cities and a second network of small townships for the rural sector with supporting infrastructure.
Distinctively gifted with dense rain forests, pristine beaches, nature parks and wildlife sanctuaries, as well as cities ingrained with local culture, cuisine and history, the country presents ample scope for development and investments to provide a ...
A few garment factories came up in the northern towns of Vavuniya, Kilinochchi and Puthukkudiyiruppu in the post-war years, recruiting hundreds of young women.
When I in turn asked them who they were, they informed me that they were from the air force camp next to the village," Fernando said.

Displaced since the last stages of Sri Lanka's civil war, returnees from the northeastern village of Pilakudiyiruppu in Mullaitivu are busy building makeshift tents where their houses used to stand. Just a few metres away, behind barbed wire, Air Force ...
They were sighted in 29 locations well within Sri Lankan territorial waters, closer to the shores of Mullaitivu, Point Pedro, Talaimannar, Vetthlaikeni, Kakerathivu as well as the Delft Islands.
Displaced since the last stages of Sri Lanka's civil war, returnees from the northeastern village of Pilakudiyiruppu in Mullaitivu are busy building makeshift tents where their houses used to stand. Just a few metres away, behind barbed wire, Air Force ...
Since the ongoing protests demanding the release of occupied land began in Pilakudiyirippu, resulting in the release of the village after a month of protests, and similar protests happening around the area, Air Force personnel have been engaged in ...
For about 25 days now, representatives of 49 families have been taking turns and fasting at the entrance of the government's administrative unit in the small town, staying put under a roadside shelter. Their demand is simple - they want to return to ...
For about 25 days now, representatives of 49 families have been taking turns and fasting at the entrance of the government's administrative unit in the small town, staying put under a roadside shelter. Their demand is simple - they want to return to ...
Distinctively gifted with dense rain forests, pristine beaches, nature parks and wildlife sanctuaries, as well as cities ingrained with local culture, cuisine and history, the country presents ample scope for development and investments to provide a ...
There was a hairy moment when they reached Kilinochchi town and were ordered to move enmasse to the SL army base in the area because their arrival was unannounced.
There was a hairy moment when they reached Kilinochchi town and were ordered to move enmasse to the SL army base in the area because their arrival was unannounced.
students from schools in Mullaitivu protested in front of the Keppapulau village and military camps where the alleged occupied lands are located.
In the same village as Sellamma. Her husband was also killed by the army in the 1985 massacre. Both of them, and the whole village, and district, was displaced in 2009. They suffered a lot. Later, they were detained in Menik farm. They were eventually ...

The drought itself is terribly harsh in the districts of Trincomalee, Gampaha, Matara, Jaffna, Mullaitivu, Vavuniya, Kilinochchi, Anuradhapura, Ratnapura, Kegalle, Kurunegala, Puttalam, Gampaha, Kalutara, Kandy and Polonnaruwa - 16 out of the 25 in the ...
Janakapura Tank, Mullaitivu, as photographed from above on February 2. The North is usually drier than the rest of the island, conditions which have been intensified due to the drought.
For over two weeks now, families from a remote village in Mullaitivu have been camping outside an Air Force base, demanding the return of their lands.
Keppapilavu is a Grama Niladhari division within the Maritimepattu Divisional Secretariat in the Mullaithivu district, comprising the 4 different villages of Sooripuram, Seeniyamottai, Keppapilavu, and Pilakudiyiruppu. Most villagers in the area were ...
Keppapilavu is a Grama Niladhari division within the Maritimepattu Divisional Secretariat in the Mullaithivu district, comprising the 4 different villages of Sooripuram, Seeniyamottai, Keppapilavu, and Pilakudiyiruppu. Most villagers in the area were ...
Residents of Keppapulavu, in Mullaitivu, have been protesting, demanding the return of their land, which is currently occupied by the Air Force.
The so-called Greater Hambantota City Development Program, a pet Rajapaksa project consisted of various frivolities including a port and airport and of all things, another international cricket stadium in the middle of nowhere.
Some 84 families of Pilavukkudiyiruppu of Keppapulavu, a small village in the Divisional Secretariat of Maritimepattu in Mullaitivu district began protesting on January 31 demanding the government return 25 acres. An Air Force camp is located on the land.
There were a number of suicides recorded from the war torn areas in the North and in the endangered villages during the Northern conflict.
The cabinet has already approved the implementation of the above project covering coastal regions of Jaffna, Mullaitivu and Kilinochchi Districts with the view of improving the income of fisheries community.
On the 31st January, 84 Tamil families from Mullaitivu awaited the scheduled return of their lands, only to be turned away by the Sri Lankan air force personnel whose camp their land was built on.
Sri Lankan Independence Day function here on Saturday, and instead attended protest meetings held at Keppapilavu and Puthukudiyiruppu in Mullaitivu district. The Governor of the Northern Province, Reginold Cooray, hoisted the national flag, but the ...
The agreement for cooperation in developing higher educational sector between Sri Lanka and Vietnam was in effect from 2011 to 2015.
Submitted Photo. Markham has signed a friendship agreement with Mullaitivu, Northern Territory, Sri Lanka, shown here. The city hopes to strengthen ties with the Tamil territory of just under 100,000 people. next play/pause pre 1/1 ... "Markham is the ...
military officials told Mullaitivu villagers that land around the Nanthikadal lagoon is needed by the Sri Lankan military and any appropriated land will not be returned.
Chief Minister Wigneswaran and City of Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti signed a memorandum of understanding to officiate the friendship agreement between Markham and Mullaitivu. ... "This agreement sets out a very important framework for both cities, we ...
Apart from this, on the same day, the Chief Minister was also scheduled to sign another "Friendship Agreement" between the city of Markham, Ontario and Mullaitivu, the former war torn area in the North. Addressing the media in Ontario, Chief Minister ...
I am told that Ontario's City of Markham has been or will be married with Mullaitivu, a Northern city of Sri Lanka as their sister-city. But at least Markham was smart to pick a historical city to join hands with, as that is the city where Velupillai Prabhakaran, the fascist leader of the Tamil terrorist organization Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE aka Tamil Tigers) was shot dead on the shores of ... Madam I wonder which of the Ontario cities would want to marry with Cities like Jaffna, Velvettithurai and Chavakachcheri.
The boat and crew were found adrift by the Lankan navy on January 5 near Poduvkattu beach off Mullaitivu in the Island nation.
Two leading Tamil politicians of North Sri Lanka, both belonging to the Tamil National Alliance (TNA), are squabbling over a controversial statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Mullaitivu town which was found destroyed, the New Indian Express reported.
Colombo: Two leading Tamil politicians of North Sri Lanka, both belonging to the Tamil National Alliance (TNA), are squabbling over a controversial statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Mullaitivu town which was found destroyed on Monday. TNA Member of ...
That is apart from small bands of insurgents in remote villages of Borno State as well as sleeper cells likely to exist in Nigerian cities and towns. That this conflict came down to a total military solution did not surprise me, personally. Back in ...
MARKHAM, ON - December 21, 2016 - On November 30, 2016, Markham City Council passed a motion to enter into an agreement of friendship with Mullaitivu, Northern Province, Sri Lanka. This is the Mullaitivu's first friendship agreement with a Canadian ...
Photo: A LTTE sea Tiger fast attack fiberglass boat passing a Sri Lankan freighter sunk by the Sea Tigers just north of the village of Mullaitivu, North-eastern Sri Lanka. A version of this article was published in the Daily Mirror. Credit: Wikimedia ...
The women's Corps of the army is located in an old building in a land of 92 perches in Kinsey Road, Borella and the proposal made by President Maithripala Sirisena, in his capacity as the Minister of Defence, to build a new building for their use in ...
He turned to village story-teller and temple recluse, he says, for such folk memories that had survived six centuries of abandonment.
In 2014-2015 the numbers were: Anuradhapura 3032, Polonnaruwa 6046, Badulla 3098, Vavuniya 1684 Kurunegala 1425 Matale 952 Ampara 671, Monaragala 587, Trincomalee 467, Mullaitivu 273 and Hambantota 312 making a total of 28576. (Source: National ...
Condemning the actions of what he described as a Sinhala army marching through Tamil villages, Boyagoda asserted those youth, affected by atrocities, wouldn't have hesitated to join the LTTE.
Gen. Kapila Hendawitharana's tenure as its head. WK explained his decision to call off the costly nearly four-year-long naval operation, codenamed Varuna Kirana, conducted off Mullaitivu to thwart LTTE weapons smuggling bids. Varuna Kirana had been ...
The human rights Commission is yet to issue its final reports after completing investigations on environmental issues which were inquired not more than 18 months ago into complaints lodged by the CENS against the Colombo Port City Project and other ...
A destroyed hospital building at a former rebel village in Mullaitivu, Sri Lanka, 2013. Photo: Buddhika Weerasinghe/Getty Images.
A few miles north of Vavuniya are around 30 students from the town of Omanthai, another group of bright but underprivileged students.
The Tamil National Alliance (TNA) this week rejected the Rehabilitation and Resettlement Ministry's proposal to build 65,000 prefabricated, steel houses for war-affected people in the North and East.


spacer

 


 


 


 


 


schema-root.org

  asia
    sri lanka
     provinces
      northern
       districts
        mullaitivu
          municipalities
            chundikulam
            kevil
            puthukkudiyiruppu

cross-references for
municipalities:

Mullaitivu cities, towns and villages