Friday, April 17, 2009

Kurunagar fish market reopened in Jaffna after 20 years

Kurunagar fish market in Jaffna town which had remained closed by Sri Lanka Army (SLA) for nearly 20 years due to security reasons and occupied by the SLA for the last 15 years was officially reopened by SLA yesterday (15) for public use, Army sources in Jaffna said.

Fisheries and Marine Resources Ministry, Jaffna Deputy Director, N. Tharmalingam, SLA officials, Fisheries Society representatives and political party persons took part in the event where fishermen sold their catch to public.

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