I want to get information about this gentleman. He was a Senator form 1951 to 1958. Member of the Lanka Sama Samaja Party led by Dr N.M.Perera.
He was from Jaffna and was the Chairman of the Chunnakam (N.P) Town Council from it;s inception
I want to get copies of speeches by him on the following debates
1. Hindu Temples entry Bill. Bill enacted to remeove discrimination to certain caste members from entering Hindu Temples
2. Singhala only debate
I would love to hear from anyone with an interest in the above names or
families, possibly what they did or who they were. Family lore says that the
Manzies were owners of a coffee plantation and the Atwells were a military
I am happy to share what I have.