The Kepapulavu people whose lands have been released by the Army, after inspecting their released lands said that, while some people whose lands have not been released are on the roads, we cannot live happily in our lands.Lands of all the people should be released, they said.
133.4 acre lands from the land under the occupation of Army were released on 28th to the District Secretary in the presence of the people. The District Secretary had taken action to survey the lands and hand it over to the people and Had also announced that the Vattappalai – Puthukudiyiruppu Road will be open for the use of people on the 1st of January.
Divisional Secretariat Land Officers and Grama Officers had invited people to identify their lands. The people who went to identify their lands had said as above.