The Commander of the Security Forces – Jaffna, Major General Dharshana Hettiaaraachchi said that the lands of the people should be given to them or compensation should be paid. It is essential that proper mechanism be in force relevant to this.
Jaffna people are very good people. They like peace, brotherhood and co-existence. Particularly they wish to live united with the Southern people.
But they love their lands and properties. They are eager to raise their livelihood and living standard. I am proud to say that the Army is working in the forefront of raising the livelihood and living standard of the Tamil people.
He said these in an interview granted from Palaly.