Denying the Sinhala colonization are being done by the Mahaweli Development Authority, the President went on to assure that he will take action against if it had been done. President participated in the foundation laying ceremony for the renovation of Myliddy Fisheries Harbour. He assured as above, while speaking after the ceremony.
Speaking further he said around 88% of lands acquired for security purposes have been handed over to the people from 2009 to date. Only 12% remain to be handed over to the people. I am firm in my stance that the lands of people should be returned to them. Not only in the North, but also in the whole country, even 1” of land should be handed over to the people.
The MPs had pointed out that, Sinhala Colonization are being carried out in Mulaitheevu. I am not aware of such Colonization. If they are there I will take action against them, he said.