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5,000 families from other Districts colonized in Kalabobaswewa- Sivasakthi Ananthan, MP expresses concern

More than  5,000 families from Hambanthotta and Galle districts had been colonized in Kalabobaswewa     in Vavuniya , said Sivasakthi Anandan, MP.

He was speaking in a protest rally by the people of Bharathypuram, Vickskadu  in Vavuniya. He requested the government to consider the plight of these people and grant them deeds for lands they are living. He also reminded that earlier a politician tried to evict these people on the guise of building a factory, but his attempt was thwarted after officials intervened, he said.