Prime Minister Ranil Wickremasinghe toured the Northern Province today to look into the measures taken to provide relief to the people affected by inclement weather. A special discussion on providing relief took place this afternoon in Kilinochchi under the patronage of the Prime Minister. Officials led by district secretaries were present at the discussion.
The Prime Minister assured to provide relief to the affected families to the maximum of 10,000 rupees before Monday. The Prime Minister said that necessary facilities will be provided after discussions with Health, education and agriculture Ministries. Discussions will be held with relevant institutions to provide a concessionary period of one month when collecting interests of the people who obtained micro financial loans.