Sri Lanka: Genocidal land grab extend...

Sri Lanka: Genocidal land grab extended to new division in Batticaloa

There are 1 comment on the TamilNet Newswire story from Jul 21, 2012, titled Sri Lanka: Genocidal land grab extended to new division in Batticaloa. In it, TamilNet Newswire reports that:

In recent days, Sinhala settlers have cleared several acres of forest along Magncha'l Aaru, located 5 km east of Maha Oya junction on A5 highway, renaming the area in Sinhala as 'Mangalagama'. The Colombo based authorities of the SL state, which have taken over the administration of rivers, reservoirs, and ponds from the district-based irrigation ... (more)

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Wurtulla, Australia

#1 Jul 21, 2012
I hope the Tamils make friends with their new Sinhalese neighbours :)

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