New variety of jack named in honour of Rizana

Wednesday, 13 February 2013 - 12:48


A botanical institution has decided name a variety of jack fruit in honour of late Rizana Nafeek who was beeheded in Saudi Arabia recently.


The decision in this regard had been drawn during the Annual General Meeting of the relevant institution.


Indika Dilrukshi Weerakoon, Secretary of the organisation speaking to our news team expressed the following views in this regard.