Security forces release lands

Five land plots extending to 2,332 acres 1 rood and 25.2 perches that were used by Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) and other units were handed over to the government on 15th August.

Accordingly, a plot of land extending to 2,290 acres 3 roods and 17.6 perches was handed over to the Department of the Wildlife Conservation, Oddusuddan in the Mullaitivu District. Another land plot of 2 acres 1 rood and 17.6 perches was handed over to the Department of Wildlife Conservation, Kilinochchi. Two land plots extending to 38 acres 1 rood and 5 perches were handed over to Divisional Secretary of Kandaweli to be handed over to the civilian owners. The remaining plot extending to 3 roods and 25 perches was handed over to Divisional Secretary of Karachchi.

 

Security forces have released land used by them back to the state and the civilian owners on many previous occasions as well.