Hirunews Logo
Manik+farm+shut+down%3A+IDP%27s+to+be+repatriated
Monday, 24 September 2012 - 13:32
Manik farm shut down: IDP's to be repatriated
11

Shares
1,425

Views

With the resettlement of the last group of Internally Displaced People  in the Northern region’s Mullaitivu district the Menik Farm in Vavuniya would be closed today.

Security Forces Commander, Major General Boniface Perera, who is the Competent Authority for IDPs in the Northern region said a total of 1,186 people from 361 families --the last of a group of more than 300 thousand displaced during the war in the north -- will leave the Vavuniya Manik Farm to their original places of residence in the Mullaitivu district today.

He added that the military would continue to assist the resettled people to build their houses and commence their livelihoods.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
Heavy snow across the globe
Friday, 13 January 2017 - 9:29
Many countries are experiencing heavy snow, foreign media states. The temperature in England, Scotland, North Ireland and Wales has hit minus 10 degrees... Read More
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
838 Views
1,244 Views
2,289 Views
1,883 Views
10,437 Views
44,728 Views
Top