Tamil Diplomat

Afgan Civil group visits North, meets District Secretary

A group of Civil Society leaders from Afganisthan has come on a visit to Sri Lanka and they visited north yesterday and had discussions with the District Secretary, Jaffna.

Commenting on this visit, the Jaffna District Secretary, N.Vethanayagan said that, This group from Centapo Qumen Carien Piarce establishment,discussed with me about the project that are in progress in our District, the contribution of people in them, and about educational and health facilities. They also asked about development after the war had ended. An Organization called CHA had arranged this meetin and the above group came and found out about our experiences.

This group Sri Lanka on the 28th November and had come yesterday after visiting several districts including Anuradhapura, Kandy and Kilinochchi.

Their visit was to find out about several matters including the situation prevailing in post- war Sri Lanka, Development work, the cultural situation of the people, and the role of the woman in the so