No room for land grabs in the country: Defence Secretary

YD | Published: 4:05 PM Oct 16 2020
Local No room for land grabs in the country: Defence Secretary

Legal actions would be implemented for persons involving in unlawful land grab practices, Defence Secretary Major General (Retd) Kamal Gunaratne said yesterday (15).

"There is no room for land grabs in the country in future", Gunaratne stressed. 

Further, he requested District Secretaries/Government Agents to be vigilant about the sites of archaeological value as those lands are also prone to such unlawful acts.

Similarly, “actions will be taken against the State Officials who misuse their vested authority to deal with land issues”, Defence Secretary added. 

YD | Published: 4:05 PM Oct 16 2020

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