More than 200 families of Mannar who had taken shelter in homes of relatives after being displaced by terrorist activities have returned to their places of origin.
Members of 237 families have returned to many villages including Karadikuli, Palaikuli, Pondachchi, Marichchikaddi, Vachchikandal, Sennar and Periyamadu in the Mannar district. Minister Milroy Fernando chaired a special meeting at the GA’s Office in Mannar to inquire into their requirements. The resettled civilians requested all facilities for the villages to rebuild their lives. The Minister distributed the required materials to build their houses. He gave instructions to the officials to provide all necessary infrastructure to these villages.