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Killinochi residents protest against the construction of prefabricated houses

Residents of Killinochi staged a demonstration today opposing the construction of prefabricated houses.

The protest, organised by local civil society groups, was held before Killinochi District Secretariat.

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Demonstrators claimed that the Sri Lankan government was trying to absolve its responsibility to build proper houses destroyed by its armed forces by substituting them with prefabricated houses.