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1 April 2011 10:01 am - 4     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}


A group of 206 LTTE cadres who surrendered to the security forces during the military conflicts in the North and the East were released today after being rehabilitated  for one and half years.

They were residents of Vavuniya, Kilinochchi , Mullativue and Jaffna Districts. Additional Secretary to the Minister of Rehabilitation and Prisons P.W.Kodippili was the chief guest of today ceremony at the Vavuniya cultural centre.

Commissioner of Rehabilitation Brig. Sudantha Ranasignhe said 6100 LTTE cadre have been rehabilitate and handed over to their parents to date.

The released LTTE cadres were provided transport and security to travel to their areas of residence. (Romesh Madushanka- Vavuniya)

  Comments - 4

  • knight Rider Friday, 01 April 2011 10:17 AM

    welcome to the real world ! and may the lead a good life !

    asoka abeywardena Friday, 01 April 2011 11:09 AM

    I suggest, they should be provided with a pistol for their training required as they had training...please looking to this...

    Asif Ikthar Friday, 01 April 2011 12:22 PM

    Hope this is not an april fool`s joke?

    TAMILAN Tuesday, 05 April 2011 03:13 AM

    its a good news...
    but governement should understand their need and should help them to be success in their life with arms.

    if the governement support them, they will prove, that tamils also can help to srilanka Economy well....

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