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Electricity for 7,000 houses in Kilinochchi, Mullaitivu

Chief Government Whip and Highways Minister Johnston Fernando yesterday said that the Government will provide electricity to around 7,000 houses in the Kilinochchi and Mullaitivu districts very soon.

He was addressing a district committee meeting at the Jaffna District Secretariat.

The Committee meeting was attended by Government and Opposition MPs from the Kilinochchi and Mullaithvu Districts.

Government and Opposition MPs requested relevant authorities to take immediate steps to provide electricity to the people of the districts.

The Minister said that President Gotabaya Rajapaksa, Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa and Power Minister Dullas Alahapperuma will be informed about their request and urgent measures will be taken to fulfill the necessity. He said the Government is committed to fulfill the fundamental needs of the people irrespective of their ethnicity, religion and caste.