Lankans obliged to help victims of terrorism
Nov 17, 2010 7:00:00 PM - aussieindolanka.com
It is the duty of all Sri Lankans to uplift the living standards of the people who have been suffering for the past 30 years due to terrorism, NGO Secretariat Director General Lakshman Hulugalle said.
He was addressing a media briefing at signing ceremony of the Grant Contracts between Japanese Ambassador Kunio Takahashi and the Sarvodaya, Sewalanka Foundation and the Halo Trust to uplift the families who underwent great hardships due to terrorism.
The Government of Japan provided a sum of US $ 876.121 (Rs 98 million) grant aid for two reconstruction and de-mining projects in the North through Sarvodaya, Sewalanka Foundation and the HALO Trust to meet the emergency needs of the area and to promote peace and development.