Three political parties have handed over buildings belonging to Vavuniya District Secretariat, which were under their forced control for the last 15 years. Three quarters for the employees of the District Secretariat had been under the forced control of three Political Parties for the said period. They also had not paid any payment for them. It was decided in the DCC that these buildings should be handed over. However they were not handed over back to the District Secretariat.
After the LG elections were announced this matter was brought to the notice of the Election Commission and it had in turn had instructed that all state buildings under the control of Political Parties should be handed over to the relevant Authorities.
Accordingly, the political parties of EPDP, All Ceylon People’s Congress and EPRLF have handed over quarters buildings to the Vavuniya District Secretariat.