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Displaced will remain in camps till Tigers are filtered out

[DailyMirror, Wednesday, 22 July 2009 21:07 No Comment]

Disaster Management and Human Rights Minister Mahinda Samarasinghe told Parliament today that some LTTE cadres had infiltrated the ranks of IDP, and until they were filtered out, the displaced people would be kept within the welfare camps.

Fresh after a tour in the welfare camps and villages in villages, Minister Samarasinghe was delivering the conclusion speech on the debate on the displaced civilians. He said that the government was determined, as far as possible, to provide shelter, water, sanitation, food, healthcare, education and other ancillary services for these people. The Minister said that he was particularly concerned that human rights were adequately catered for.

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