Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Sri Lankan Government to revise the list of IDPs in the country
Tue, May 6, 2014, 04:26 am SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

May 06, Colombo: The government of Sri Lanka will revise the list of remaining internally displaced people (IDPs) in the country.

The Resettlement Ministry has said the list will be revised by adding another 400 long term IDP families.

The number of IDPs currently stands at 7,094 families according to the Ministry.

Resettlement Ministry Secretary Janaka Sugathadasa has said the Ministry statistics show there are 7,094 families comprising 23,568 persons yet to be resettled.

These IDPs are currently residing in 32 welfare centers in the Jaffna District and at three in the Muttur Divisional Secretariat area in Trincomalee.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Former Sri Lankan Sports Minister barred from traveling overseas
-- [2 hours ago]
Kidney patients in Sri Lanka receive Rs. 3000 from government
-- [3 hours ago]
Former Sri Lanka ruling party deputy ministers summoned to court over assault on mayor
-- [4 hours ago]
Minister outlines measures to improve Sri Lanka's education system
-- [4 hours ago]
Back to back visits of Sri Lanka and India leaders
-- [5 hours ago]
India ready to take bilateral relationship to next level with new government of Sri Lanka
-- [5 hours ago]
Sri Lankan President assures completion of country's largest irrigation project on schedule
-- [6 hours ago]
New Chairman of SriLankan Airlines assumes duties
-- [6 hours ago]
JFE Engineering of Japan receives order for sewage treatment plant in Sri Lanka
-- [7 hours ago]
66th Republic Day of India celebrated in Sri Lanka
-- [7 hours ago]

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.