Discussion with Government officers on development and basic issues at village level in Mannar
"NESAKARAM" Citizen Forum and "VALARPIRAI" District Women Federation of DIFSO conducted discussion with Government officers on development and basic issues at village level in Mannar on 08.02.2019. Representatives of villages shared their experience in relation to issues of housing scheme, livelihood, basic needs (specially drinking water), road construction, Illegal fishing issues and etc. Members from Pasalai highlighted that relevant officers are not visiting in the field properly.
After that officers commented based on the sharing of the community leaders. They said that they have planned to discuss with Divisional Secretary and relevant authorities related to the issues the community leaders raised. Development officers, Samurdi officers, Social Service officer of Divisional Secretary and Fisheries officer participated in the discussion.