The three-day visit of five-member FICCI-sponsored Indian Parliamentary delegation concluded on 12 April 2013. The delegation met a cross section of political opinion in a bid to understand the political situation in the Northern Province of Sri Lanka, during its three day meet.
The multi-party delegation spent two days in Jaffna, where they met opposition and ruling Party Tamil Leaders and members of Civil Society. They also met beneficiaries of Indian Housing Projects at two different sites as well as Fishnet Factory in Jaffna.
The delegation identified the condition of Northern Sri Lanka four years after the Civil War ended. The delegation comprised of two BJP leaders namely Praksah Javadekar and Anurag Thakur and one leader from each Congress, Trinamool Congress and BSP namely Sandeep Dikshit, Saugata Roy and Dhananjay Singh respectively.
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