Monday, May 25, 2009

Close watch on Sri Lankan repatriates in Kerala

(TI)PUNALUR: IANS Ever since the Sri Lankan army started its campaign against the LTTE in Sri Lanka, police in Kerala have been keeping a close watch on the nearly 700 families repatriated from the island nation and settled here in the early 1970s.

These families since then have been working in the 2,070-hectare rubber plantation of the government-owned Rehabilitation Plantations, situated about 100 km from the state capital. Full text