North-East land issue: Parliamentary group, defence chiefs hold talks in Kilinochchi

Updated: 12:06 GMT, Apr 20, 2017 | Published: 06:18 GMT, Apr 20, 2017 |

The parliamentary group which evaluates with regard to the private lands occupied by the security forces in the northern and eastern provinces is holding a discussion with the military chiefs at the District Secretariat of Kilinochchi today.

The discussion is being participated by parliamentarians M A Sumanthiran, Mavai Senathirajah, E Saravanapavan, S Sritharan, Charles Nirmalanathan, Selvam Adaikalanathan, District Secretary of Kilinochchi District Suntharam Arumainayagam, Divisional Secretaries and security forces chiefs and defence officials.

Earlier on Monday (April 17) the Tamil National Alliance (TNA) delegation led by its leader R. Sampanthan held a meeting with the officials and the Tri-Service Chiefs and the Secretary to the Ministry of Defense.