Clearance at Wadamarachchi East Accelerated
[Updated :: 2010-06-23 14:30:11 Hours]
Heavily-mined LTTE Forward Defence Lines (FDL) at Wadamarachchi
east are being fenced by the troops of the Sri Lanka Engineers (SLE)
Regiment deployed under the 55 Division denying access for civilians
re-settled in adjacent villages.
troops laid barbed wire along the FDLs for the safety of wanderers
and would soon commence removing land mines and Unexploded Ordnance
haphazardly buried by the LTTE during their presence in these areas.
will take place as soon as the land is declared mine free by de-mining
agencies. Army Engineers and some foreign de-mining groups are involved
in the project.