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Asian Tribune is published by World Institute For Asian Studies|Powered by WIAS Vol. 12 No. 2856

Sinnathurai Thavarasa sworn-in

Colombo 24 April, (

Sinnathurai Thavarasa was sworn in as a member of the Northern Provincial Council yesterday before President Mahinda Rajapaksa at the Temple Trees.

He was nominated as a Councilor of Northern Provincial Council to the vacancy occurred due to the removal of Kandasamy Kamalendran from EPDP and subsequently from the Council .

The Chairman of the Delft Pradeshiya Sabha, Daniel Rexian was shot and killed while his body was found on November 27, 2013, in his home in Punkudutivu.

Subsequently, NPC Opposition Leader was arrested in suspicion over the murder while the motive was revealed to be an illegitimate relationship between Rexian’s wife and Kamalendran.

Further to the removal of Kamalendran, in his place Sinnathurai Thavarasa has been nominated to the vacancy.

At the swearing in ceremony, Northern Province Governor G.A.Chandrasri, EPDP Leader Minister Douglas Devananda participated.

Also, Jaffna Electoral District Parliamentarian Silvesthiri Alantin, Jaffna Mayor Mrs. Yogeswary Patkunarajah, the other EPDP Northern Provincial Councilor Thavanathan and a few others participated in the swearing in ceremony held yesterday

- Asian Tribune -

S.Thavarasa being sworn in
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