Another 500 LTTE cadres were released after rehabilitation.
They were rehabilitated at the Vavuniya Rehabilitation Centre. They underwent a vocational training programme which provided them the skills required for employment. The former LTTE cadres followed several courses of study at the Rehabilitation Centre.
The aim of the Government is to successfully place them in jobs. So far 4 thousand 500 rehabilitated LTTE cadres have been provided employment. The security authorities said that the remaining cadres will also be released following rehabilitation.