Batticaloa resettlement expedited
9,000 families rehoused last week:
The resettlement of Internally Displaced Persons
in the East is gathering momentum with 9,000 families resettled
during the past week in Porativupattu and Vellaveli.
LTTE says 'no' to Omanthai civilian movements
The Omanthai entry/exit point remained closed
yesterday after discussions between ICRC officials and LTTE
Political wing leader S.P.Thamilchelvan failed in Killinochchi.
Non-confrontational attitude not a weakness, Chief Govt Whip
Chief Government Whip and Highways and Road
Development Minister Jeyaraj Fernandopulle told Parliament yesterday
that the Government's non-confrontational attitude towards the JVP
should not be considered a weakness.