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This man Kotelawala reflections on his life and work : presented to him on the occasion of his parliamentary silver jubilee

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Published by Ranco Printers & Publishers in [Colombo] .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Sri Lanka

Subjects:

  • Kotelawala, John Lionel, Sir, 1897-1980.,
  • Prime ministers -- Sri Lanka -- Biography.,
  • Sri Lanka -- Politics and government.

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About the Edition

Festschrift honoring Sir John Lionel Kotelawala, 1897-1980, a former prime minister of Sri Lanka.

Edition Notes

Statementedited by P. Nadesan.
ContributionsNadesan, P.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDS489.83.K6 T47 1991
The Physical Object
Pagination247 p., [15] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages247
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1372715M
ISBN 109559541900
LC Control Number92904092
OCLC/WorldCa26535947

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General Sir John Kotelawala Defence University, Ratmalana, Sri Lanka. 34K likes. A leading university with a global approach, KDU is the only university offering graduate courses in defence studies /5(). Kotelawala was known as a strict man who loved sports, horseback riding, cricket and particularly as a young man, got into fights when he was made fun of. He knew Sinhala, English and French. After returning to Ceylon, he took up managing his family's "farm" and mines.   At the opening ceremony, the villages thanked him profusely for the invaluable gift they received from ‘Kotelawala hamu’. Without blinking a wink our man turned to them and declared, ‘Yakko, mata nemei, ara harber eka hadapu contrath karayata kiyapalla’. (You better thank the contractor who built the Colombo port.). Kotelawala was known as a strict man who loved sports, horseback riding, cricket and particularly as a young man, got into fights when he was made fun of. He knew Sinhala, English and French. After returning to Ceylon, he took up managing his family's "farm" and : 2 October (aged 85), Colombo, Sri Lanka.