The documents for handing over 45.28 acre lands in Kilinochchi and Mulaitheevu Districts, hitherto under the control of the Army were handed over to the District Secretaries officially by the Commanding Officer of the Kilinochchi Army HQ, Major General Ralph Nugera, yesterday.
The event for handing over the above documents was presided by Maj.General Ralph Nugera.
As per this, documents for 39.95 acre belonging to the Kilinichchi District and 5.33 acre belonging to Mulaitheevu District were respectively handed over to the District Secretary of Kilinochchi District, Suntharam Arumainayagam and the District Secretary of MUlaitheevu, Mrs.Rupawathy Kerheeswaran.
It is notable that state and private lands are in cluded in the released lands. These lands are located at Karaichchi and Kandawalai areas of Kilinochchi District and Puthukudiyiruppu and Thunukkai Divisional areas of Mulaitheevu Districts, the District Secretaries said.They also said that action will be taken to identify the owners of the lands and hand them over the lands.