Former President Maithripala Sirisena and Tamil National Alliance Leader R.Sampanthan were Chief guests at an event held yesterday in Poonthottam in Vavuniya to hand over deeds to displaced people. Sri Lanka Freedom Party General Secretary Duminda Dissnayake, Vavuniya Government Agent, Gnam Foundation Founder Allirasa and Director Subaskaran were also present.
104 displaced families in Poonthoddam Welfare Centre were handed over deeds at a ceremony held there. Foundation stones were laid for 150 houses. Vavuniya Poonthottam Welfare Centre inmates and the displaced in Sinna Adampan and Rajapuram in Nedunkerny are beneficiaries of a project inaugurated to grants deeds and provide houses.
The project is carried out under the patronage of the government in collaboration with Gnanam Foundation.