Resettlement in the Semmanode area in Valachchenai has been completed.
Civilians of this area took temporary shelter in areas including Polonnaruwa as a result of the terrorist conflict. The Government resettled them in their village following the peaceful environment prevailing after its liberation from the terrorists. Development in Valachchenai is continuing. The Police and Army Posts established in the area have been removed.
The resettlement of the civilians took place under the patronage of Eastern Provincial Councillor M.H.M. Ismail.