Compensation for war-affected people in North and East - Lanka News Web (LNW)

Compensation for war-affected people in North and East

Cabinet co-spokesperson Minister Gayantha Karunathilaka speaking at a media briefing said that cabinet approval has been granted to compensate the war affected people of the North and East.
Minister Karunathilaka further elaborated that the cabinet granted approval to draft a legislation and to establish an office for reparations.
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe whilst presenting the paper to the cabinet seeking approval stated that a systematic and transparent structure is necessary to identify and compensate those who are eligible, especially those who have been distressed by conflict,political restlessness, civil agitation and forced disappearances in the Northern and Eastern provinces.
Minister Gayantha Karunathilaka speaking to the media, confirmed that the entire process ,has been approved by the cabinet.

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