Tamil Diplomat

Army wants 500 acres to play Golf

The Opposition Leader of the NPC, Thavarasa said yesterday that the Army stationed in Palaly had asked for 550 acre for them to play Golf.

He said this during the 61st sitting of the NPC held at the NPC Secretariat at Kaithady.

The Army had requested 550 acre for a Golf grounds, certain extent of land for a southern Media Organization and another 32 acre for economical needs. We do not know under what schemes these are being requested. In what different ways they are trying to rob the land of the people! We cannot allow these things, he said.