Sri Lankan Army has asked for alternate land if to release the land on which the Omanthai Check post is Located. After occupying the land during war days, it did not let go after the end of the war.
They belongs to a private owner and he had requested his land be released. Because of the Army’s condition the District Secretariat had been pushed into quandary.
The owners of the land are continuously demanding that their lands be released. But the Army is asking to provide them a land 5 acre in extent between Nochchimodai and Rambaikulam. But there are no lands in extent of 5 acres in the specified area which had put the District Secretariat in crisis.