Tamil Diplomat

Land allocated to settle people living for 18 years in Poonthottam camp

100 acres of land had been earmarked to settle people living for 18 years in the Poonthottam Welfare Centre at sinna Adampan, Nedunkerni, said NPC Health Minister P. Sathiyalingam.

Clarifying further he said that, people who were displaced due to military operations after 1990 and people who came from India were living in this centre for around 25 years without any basic facilities and that, 100 acres had been prepared under a proposal by Vavuniya District Secretary.

People so settled will be provided with employment opportunities and land to generate income and the NPC will helpful in starting a new life, he further said.