Thursday, January 22, 2009

3 villages to be built for 30,000 people

(southasianmedia)COLOMBO: Under the direction of President Mahinda Rajapaksa the Government will build three villages in an area of 750 acres shortly in the name of dead Tamil Leaders to accommodate around 30,000 people expected to arrive from among those families held captive by the LTTE. Funds have already been allocated for this project which will put a full stop to the term 'IDP Camps' and the concept of `Refugee Camps', Media Minister Lakshman Yapa Abeywardena said. Full Text