Hands Over New Houses to Keeramalai Resettled Families
:: 2011-07-19 16:00:15 Hours]
Ten houses built by Army personnel for newly resettled families
at Keeramalai were handed over to respective recipients by His Excellency
the President Mahinda Rajapaksa on Tuesday (19).
Later, Hon President inspected those houses walking in and around
the houses. He also went into the old houses finished using cadjan
and tin sheets, and spoke to people who were resettled a few weeks
ago. The area earlier came under the High Security Zone (HSZ) and
those lands were handed back to their original owners as the shrinking
of HSZ got underway.
Those houses at Keeramalai were constructed under the 100 houses
project of the government for newly resettled families in Jaffna.
serving in Jaffna completed a strenuous task of constructing 100
houses within 10 days in various parts of the peninsula. The Northern
Province Governorís Office provided financial assistance for all