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Memons in Sri Lanka
also called "Manna Seth"

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  1. Porbandar and Upleta travelled to Ceylon present day Sri Lanka for trading

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 20, 2009
  2. a term from late 1900 certain Memon merchants mainly from Kutiyana

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  3. They would import textiles goods from India and sell them locally

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 20, 2009
  4. The first Memon to arrive on the island around 1870 is said to have been an individual named Abdul Rahman

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  5. and was a peddler of textiles in Jaffna before settling in Pettah and building up a considerable business

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  6. With time, Memons without their family, mostly originating from Kutiyana had begun to arrive to the island for business

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