Tamil Diplomat

Army occupying public places should vacate them: Resolution passed unanimously in the NPC

As consequence to a woman getting electrocuted by the illegal electrification of fence by Army in Vavuniya, a resolution calling for the Army and police to vacate public and private properties they are occupying was adopted unanimously yesterday in the NPC. The Minister of Health of the NPC, P.Sathiyalingam was allowed to table the resolution.

It is also notable that the OIC of the Adappankulam Army Camp, the site of the electrocution, was arrested for illegal electrification and released on bail.