The resettlement work in the north and east is being carried out successfully. The Indian Government has stressed that it is prepared to continue assistance in this connection.
The Indian Government has continuously extended assistance to develop the infrastructure in the North and East to accelerate resettlement.
India has extended an interest free loan of 10.5 million Indian rupees in this connection. The Indian High Commission said that Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao will be arriving in Sri Lanka today to look into the requirements of resettlement activities in the North and East.