All IDPs to be resettled by Dec 31 following demining

All IDPs to be resettled by Dec 31 following demining

September 21, 2011   03:22 pm


All the Internally Displaced Persons will be resettled in their original areas by December 31, Resettlement Minister Gunarathne Weerakone stated in the Parliament today (September 21).


Replying a question put forward by UNP MP Ravi Karunanayake in Parliament today, Minister Weerakone stated that the remaining 7427 IDPs will be resettled by the end of the year, while adding that authorities are finishing up the demining process before resettling these people in the respective areas.

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