It is understood that attempts are being made again to acquire lands in Vali East. It is also said that arrangements are being made to undertake surveying on the 4th.
When an attempt was made to survey these lands earlier people protested and stopped that attempt. Thereafter Tamil politicians had protested about in and out of Parliament.
Action is being taken to acquire 65 acre land including the President’s palace. Surveying is to be done on 4th. The owners have not been notified of the surveying.
Ancient places of worship, cemeteries and private lands are included in the lands intended for acquisition.