430 Moothoor IDP families resettled

[TamilNet, Sunday, 10 February 2008, 19:33 GMT]
The members of 430 families internally displaced from areas under the administration of Moothoor District Secretary (DS) due to clashes between Sri Lanka Army (SLA) and Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam (LTTE) and living in various welfare centres in Batticaloa District were transported back to their original areas of residence, Batticaloa District Government Agent (GA) Suntharam Arumainayagam, said Sunday.

1200 Internally Displaced People (IDPs) from the villages of Ammannagar and Kiliveddy were transported to their residences in 12 buses.

Another 3800 residents from Moothoor are still living in welfare centres, the GA added.

 

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