Development Committee Meeting to revise the progress of previous
work and to plan new development activities for the New Year in
Maruthankerny and Pachchilappallai Divisional Secretariats was
held at the Headquarters 55 Division in Veththilaikerny on 24th
At the meeting
presided by General Officer Commanding (GOC) 55 Division Brigadier
Ajith Wijesinghe, areas where the Army could assist people and
Civil Administration to augment the ongoing development projects
were discussed. Security related issues, ongoing development projects
by the government, NGOs and INGOs, health, education, agriculture
and fisheries industries were the other areas that drew the attention
of the meeting.
Secretaries, officials of respective government departments, Army
and Police officers and representatives from fisheries and agriculture
societies attended the meeting.