Army has already released a considerable extent of lands occupied
by the troops in Northern Province in order to accelerate the
Government's reconciliation process. Accordingly, another ceremony
was organized on 12 July 2019 at the Divisional Secretariat Office
at Thelippalai to hand over 26.4 acres of lands occupied by the
Army in Palalay Army Cantonment to their rightful owners in Myladdi
and Palalay North.
Raghavan Governor of Northern Province, Major General Dharshana
Hettiarachchi Commander Security Force Jaffna, District Secretary
- Jaffna, Divisional Secretary-Thelippalai, Army Personnel, Government
Officials and Residents were present at the handing over ceremony.