Jaffna civilians and the school children have pledged their full support to the Government cultivation drive.
The Jaffna civilians and students are displaying a keen enthusiasm towards the One Million Home Garden programme which has been crafted by the Government. They had already cultivated their home gardens with the cooperation of the Army. Model Home Gardens are already in place in almost every school. In addition to students, teachers are also showing their eagerness in the cultivations process.
Jaffna Commanding Officer Major General Mahinda Hathurusinghe said that plans are afoot to expand this programme to cover the Jaffna Peninsula.