Mullaittivu (SL)

Tam: முல்லைத்தீவு mullaittīvu- Sin: මූලදූව mūladūva  ‘Jasmine Island’  NP,  Sri Lanka From Tam: mullai, ‘jasmine’; and tivu, ‘island, islet’. Perched precariously on the NE shoulder of Sri Lanka, Mullaitiva was a strategic target for opposing troops in the Civil War...