Maruthankerni, Pallai AGA offices in LTTE held areas opened
[TamilNet, Thursday, 16 May 2002, 09:20 GMT]
The offices of the Assistant Government Agents in Maruthankerni and Pallai divisions in the Liberation Tigers held areas have started functioning since Wednesday after an interval of eleven years. Maruthankerni is in the Jaffna district. Pallai is in the Killinochchi district
The Jaffna Government Agent Mr.N.Shanmuganthan declared open the Maruthankerni AGA office and the Killinochchi Government Agent Mr.V.Iyathurai opened the Pallai AGA office.
More than two thousand people who have returned from Vanni for resettlement in their villages in these two divisions participated at the opening ceremonies.
These two AGA offices were closed down in 1991 following the displacement of residents in these two divisions following military operations.