The Cabinet had approved the release of hitherto not released lands in stages without jeopardizing the National Security. This was announced in the Media conference to announce the cabinet decisions held yesterday. It was also informed that areas suitable for resettling people will be identified and resettlement will be undertaken.
In the attempt to create reconciliation and permanent peace, the Cabinet considers that the resettlement is important.Taking into consideration the cabinet paper submitted by Resettlement Minister D.M. Swaminathan, the cabinet had decided to release the lands stage by stage without endangering the National Security.