Sunday, July 26, 2009

Uthuru Vasanthaya, a trust building exercise

The Uthuru Vasanthaya rebuilding and rehabilitation program of the North was a trust building exercise that had to go a long way but the response from the people in the North was encouraging District Secretary Jaffna K. Ganesh told the Daily News yesterday.

Senior Presidential Advisor and Parliamentarian Basil Rajapaksa who is also the Chairman of the Uthuru Vasanthaya was in Jaffna yesterday to review the progress of the program and to remedy any shortcomings, official sources said.

Transportation, education, road development and other infrastructure development work that had started under the Vadikkal Vasantham or Northern Spring had brought confidence to people in Jaffna and it had started to benefit Sri Lankans in the North and South and other parts of the country as well, senior official said.

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