The Rehabilitation Authority has taken action to expedite the loans to be granted to Rehabilitee trainees. A meeting regarding this was held with the Bank Managers presided by the Jaffna District Secretary on the 20th at the District Secretariat. A request was made in this meeting to make the granting of these loans easier.
Nearly 900 Rehabilitees have been registered in the Jaffna District. Activities for promotion of the livelihood of these Rehabilitees have been undertaken by the Rehabilitation Authority. Thus easy loans are granted to Rehabilitees. However the beneficiaries are complaining that there are undue delays in obtaining them.
Therefore the Bank Managers were called in requested that the loans be granted speedily. The Bank Managers have agreed to take action to expedite the loans.The Rehabilitated trainees could draw up to Rs.250,000/=, it was said.