A decision has been taken that the Divisional Secretariat should acquire back 200 acre land at Puthukudiyiruppu , occupied by the Army and a farm farm has been established there.
Mulaitheevu/Puthukudiyiruppu CC Meeting was held on 12th. Details of the land under the Army in the area was examined there.
The 68th Division army personnel has been stationed in Venavil area in P’kudiyiruppu, preventing ant Agricultural activities of the people. The Civil Defence force had established a small farm there. The farmers and the area people requested that this land be redeemed from the Army.
On inquiries Army had said the land is not under their control. Civil Defence Force had also said they are not aware of ownership.
Therefore a decision was made and adopted as a resolution that, the Divisional Secretariat shouls take over this land.