Permission had been granted to the District Secretary and other officers to inspect a part of the lands occupied by the Army, which are earmarked to be released to the owners in Vallikamam North, on Friday.
The Secretary of the ministry of Re-Settlement informed this during the discussion regarding Re-settlements, held at the District Secretariat, Jaffna.
As per this, around 567 acre are to be released in 8 GS Divisions of Myliddy North(J/246), Thaiyiddy South, Veemankamam North(J/236), Veemenkamam South(J/237), Kankesanthurai South(J/235), Mylany(J/240), Kadduwan(J/238), Varuthalaivillan(J/241).
During the same discussion the Army submitted de-mining clearance for the above areas. The Secretary informed at the meeting that, the lands could be inspected tomorrow, Friday.