Minister of Lands and Land Development, Janaka Bandara Tennakoon today warned people asking them to be extra careful when buying lands in certain districts. He added that there were a lot of Government lands in the below mentioned Districts and that he was made to aware of a racket where state lands were being sold.
The Minister added that the racketeers were showing fake deeds to entice buyers.
The Districts are Puttalam, Anuradhapura, Rathnapura, Moneragala, Nuwaraeliya, Ampara, Trincomalee and Hambantota.
(Source: Ada Derana)