Reply from government to JVP charge about lands in the North.

Monday, 29 April 2013 - 8:00



The JVP charges that the Government has launched a programme of settling its loyalists in the North aiming at the provincial council election.


At a media briefing convened in Colombo yesterday JVP General Secretary Tilwin Silva said that the Government had also begun a programme of forceful acquisition of civilians’ lands in the North.




Our news team inquired from Lands and Land Development Minister Janaka Bandaara Tennakoon about this JVP charge.


The following is the response from the Minister on the subject: