High Commissioner on Three Day Visit to Jaffna
:: 2011-09-19 18:21:44 Hours]
Commissioner Her Excellency Cathy Clugan who was on a three day
visit to Jaffna called on Commander Security Forces – Jaffna Major
General Mahinda Hathurusinghe on Monday (19) at his office in Palaly.
on her arrival to Headquarters SF-J, Maj. Gen. Hathurusinghe explained
the visiting High Commissioner about prevailing security situation
in Jaffna and multiple development programmes being carried out
by the Sri Lankan government in the peninsula. Ms Cathy Clugan
expressed her satisfaction about the welfare measures launched
by the Army for Jaffna civilians. They also discussed some matters
of bilateral interests during the meeting.
She is scheduled
to visit a few areas in Jaffna to get a first hand account on
present development programmes during her stay.
Aid Agency (AusAID) is also funding a housing project for resettled
civilians in Maruthankerny.