The de-mining activities in Vavuniya have reached the final phase.
All villages where people are being resettled have been de-mined. The Vavuniya District Secretary P.S.M. Charles said that the resettlement work is expected to be expedited. The programme has been launched to raise awareness about the landmines in the people who are being resettled. The aim is to create awareness about the damage caused by landmines and their identification.