The Northern Provincial Council has decided to acquire all the farmers' farms now owned by the former Defense Ministry Secretary Gotabaya and distributed it to the landless people.
The order was issued by the Chief Minister of Northern Province CV Vigneswaran.
The request for the Northern Provincial Council to be acquired by the Tamil people in the north has been repeatedly demanded.
After the end of the war, large areas and buildings were identified by the Ministry of Defense to identify the LTTE under the rule of the Liberation Tigers of the former defense ministry.
Especially in the Vanni, the wooden gardens, which were maintained by the LTTE, are still in the care of the soldiers till date.
Thus, the spontaneously acquired lands are all in common. In this case, after the end of the war, the Northern Provincial Council was requested to take action to acquire unclaimed lands.
It is also reported that thousands of workers can be given jobs by restoring agricultural farms in particular.
In this case, the Northern Provincial Council has decided to acquire all the mangrove farms belonging to the Northern Provincial Council and to distribute it to the landless people.