Farmer who climbed a tree demanding land once again on a coconut tree

Saturday, 23 November 2013 - 7:58

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The protest that was initiated by an individual by climbing on to a tree in Dolamite estate in Rajawella – Digana is still in place.

He has commenced this protest alleging that a land that was cultivated by him throughout 8 years has been taken over by the Divisional Secretary of Kudasale.

The farmer – T G Jayarathna even won the award for the best farmer in 2011 and stated that no official had assist in solving the issue.


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