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4,500 ex-combatants reintegrated into society

Oct 22, 2010 12:31:06 PM - itnnews.lk

4,500 LTTE cadres who had surrendered to the Security Forces have already been reintegrated into society.

11 thousand 600 LTTE cadres surrendered to the Force during the last stage of the Wanni Humanitarian Operations. Of this, 4,500 had already undergone rehabilitation and being reintegrated into society. The Government has initiated action to complete the rehabilitation of the others and enable them to enter society. A workshop to appraise the place due for the ex-combatants who are entering society was held at the Cultural Centre in Vavuniya. Religious leaders, public officials and civil coordinating officers were educated in this respect. A group of officials, including Secretary to the Ministry of Official Languages and Social Integration M.S. Wickremasinghe was present.