Over 6,000 Acres to be acquired in Jaffna


jaffna-0The Sri Lankan government is to acquire over 6,000 acres of land in Valikamam, Jaffna despite protests by the land owners.

According to reports from Jaffna, notice has been issued by the District office of the Ministry of Land and Land Development that the land will be acquired under the law.

The land is to be acquired to construct a military camp, civilians in the area said.