deserving homeless families from Katkolam and Alwai areas in Jaffna
were gifted with houses during an occasion held on 2nd January
2019. Commander Security Force - Jaffna, Major General Darshana
Hettiarrachchi initiated the meritorious act on funds received
from Venerable Thalagala Sumanarathana Thero and a donor named
Mr Rod Thambiah from Australia.
The manpower was provided by the 16th Battalion of Sri Lanka Light
Infantry and 4th Battalion of the Sinha Regiment, under the supervision
of 551 Brigade.
The newly built houses were handed over to the families by Commander
Security Force - Jaffna amidst the presence of General Officer
Commanding 55 Division, Divisional Secretary of Vadamarachchi
(North), Mr Alvai Pillai Sri, Grama Seva Officials, Army Personnel
and a number of civilians.