Measures are being taken to release the private houses in Jaffna that have been allocated for the use of the Army.
The Security Forces have made use of several houses of which the owners could not be traced. Houses in the High Security Zones have also been used by the Army. Jaffna Commander Major General Mahinda Haturusinghe said that measures will be taken to find the owners of those houses to hand them over. The High Security Zones are currently being de-mined. The Commander said that the houses can be handed over after the de-mining work is completed.