The Lessons Learnt and Reconciliation Commission has held a public sitting in Puttalam.
The recording of evidence was held at the Puttalam District Secretariat. The sitting was headed by its Chairman C.R. de Silva. Giving evidence before the Commission, former Deputy Mayor of Jaffna M.G.M. Basir said that the Muslims had to face serious problems due to the ceasefire agreement and there was corruption in the election. Member of the Wayamba Provincial Council R.M. Soysa gave evidence regarding the people who fled the North and arrived in Puttalam due to the LTTE threats. Our representatives say that a large number of people gave evidence before the Commission.