27th August 2015

Lycamobile helps 104 displaced families in Poonthoddam Welfare Centre (PHOTOS)

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Former President Chandrika  and Tamil National Alliance Leader R.Sampanthan were Chief guests at an event held in Poonthottam in Vavuniya to hand over deeds to displaced people. Sri Lanka Freedom Party General Secretary Duminda Dissanayake, Vavuniya Government Agent, Gnanam Foundation Founder Mrs Allirasa and Director Subaskaran were also present. 104 displaced families in Poonthoddam Welfare Centre were handed over deeds at a ceremony held there. Foundation stones were laid for 150 houses. Vavuniya Poonthottam Welfare Centre inmates and the displaced in Sinna Adampan and Rajapuram in Nedunkerny are beneficiaries of a project inaugurated to grants deeds and provide houses. The project is carried out under the patronage of the government in collaboration with Gnanam Foundation.           The event for distributing Land and […]

Resolution in 2009 was not fully implemented

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The resolution in support of Sri Lanka presented to the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) in 2009 was not fully implemented by Mahinda Government, former Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe said today. Samarasinghe, who was the Minister in charge of human rights at the time, said that if the resolution was fully implemented then the 2012 and 2013 resolutions against Sri Lanka may have faced difficulties in being adopted. The Racist Parliamentarians close to Mahinda influenced Mahinda to NOT to implement the resolution so that they can gain the Sinhala Buddhist support which holds the majority. Speaking to reporters at the Sri Lanka Freedom Party (SLFP) headquarters today, Samarasinghe recalled that the 2009 resolution backed reconciliation in Sri Lanka. He noted that the United States is now working […]

Lyca village memorial obelisk inaugurated by Former President Chandrika

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lyca village memorial obelisk is launched by … – YouTube ▶ 2:51 www.youtube.com/watch?v=5EmBeG4-9SE 16 hours ago – Uploaded by Athavan News LYCA VILLAGE MEMORIAL OBELISK IS LAUNCHED BY FORMER PRESIDENT CHANDRIKA KUMARATHUNGA . Lyca village memorial obelisk inaugurated by the Former President of Sri Lanka Chandrika Bandaranayake Kumarathunga today (Wednesday). Foundation stone for the new houses at the Lyca village was laid by the Former President Chandrika Bandaranayake Kumarathunga, Sri Lanka Freedom Party Acting General secretary Duminda Dissanayake, Lycamobile Chairman Subaskaran Allirajah and Gnanam Foundation Co-chairman Gnanambikai Allirajah. Lyca’s Gnanam Foundation builds this village for the people who were displaced due to internal conflicts. These houses are allocated to 150 families who lives in Vavuniya’s Poonthottam refugee camp for the past 25 years. Lyca village will be constructed in the lands in Vavuniya North, […]