Six hundred young farmers in Kilinochchi have been provided assistance.
Aid is also being provided to develop Kovils in the North. The Government is taking measures to provide maximum benefits of development, achieved after peace was established. Under the programme agricultural implements were distributed among 600 young farmers. Funds were also donated to develop 5 Kovils that were destroyed by the terrorists. One hundred thousand rupees was handed over to develop each of 5 sports grounds. The distribution of aid organized by the National Youth Services Council was held at the SLFP Office in Kilinochchi. Chairman of the Youth Services Council Lalith Piyum Perera also participated in the occasion.