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De-mining completed in 97% of North and East

Mar 7, 2011 10:45:08 AM - itnnews.lk

The de-mining activities in the Jaffna peninsula have been completed in 97 percent of the areas.



The Army said that the de-mining activities in the North were accelerated to expedite the resettlement programme. The areas remaining to be de-mied are Jaffna, Thanankilappu, Muhamalai, Nagarkovil, Nellipalai and Colombothurai. The members of the Army Engineering Corp are rendering a commendable service in de-mining the areas. In addition to the Army the ‘Hello Trust’ Organization and the Danish De-mining Unit are engaged in the de-mining.