Kopay

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Kopay
கோப்பாய்
කෝපායි
Town
Kopay is located in Sri Lanka
Kopay
Kopay
Coordinates: 9°41′0″N 80°03′0″E / 9.68333°N 80.05000°E / 9.68333; 80.05000
Country Sri Lanka
Province Northern
District Jaffna
DS Division Valikamam East
LTTE graveyard, Kopay

Kopay (Tamil: கோப்பாய் Kōppāy)is a town located approximately 4 km from the city of Jaffna along Point Pedro road. It is an agricultural town consisting mainly of vegetable farms, paddy fields and coconut gardens.

The suburb Kopay is blessed with several scholars because of very strong schooling system. Arumuganavalar established the school managed by Suwaminathan is famous for this. Arrival of missionaries strengthened the educational system. Kopay Christian College celebrating 150 years of service remain unbeaten in producing quality scholars.

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Coordinates: 9°41′N 80°03′E / 9.683°N 80.050°E / 9.683; 80.050