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Country Sri Lanka
Province Northern
District Kopay
DS Division Valikamam East= Area Government Office
Named for water around
Population (2011)
 • Total 50,000 Est
Time zone 0530

Neervely is a village located in Jaffna, Sri Lanka. It is located 8 km from Jaffna along the Point Pedro road.

Education in Neervely[edit]


Especially Banana, paddy and other vegetables etc.

Neervely has jaffna's 2nd big banana market too.


Building construction, wood and metal works

Bank robbery[edit]

On March 25, 1981 militants of the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam and Tamil Eelam Liberation Organization robbed a bank van of Rs. 8. 1 million rupees near Neervely.[3][4] This was the last joint operation between LTTE and TELO.

External links[edit]


  1. ^ "Attiar Hindu College". Retrieved 24 April 2010. 
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  3. ^ "KP: LTTE’s elusive chief arms procurer". The Nation on Sunday. 2007-09-16. Retrieved 24 April 2010. 
  4. ^ Jeyaraj, D.B.S. (31 March 2002). "The return of Balasingham". The Sunday Leader (Tamil Canadian). Retrieved 24 April 2010.