The Army donated
50 Stationery Sets and 50 School Bags to deserving students of
two schools in the Jaffna Peninsula on 27 January 2019. The programme
was carried out on the instructions of Commander Security Force
- Jaffna, Major General Dharshana Hettiarrachchi with a view to
uplift the education of the deserving students in the peninsula.
Students from low-income families of the Sanmuga Pre-School and
J/Poompukar GTM School in Ariyalai East received these donations
at a formal ceremony held at Community Center of Poompukar.
The donations were sponsored by Mr. Sanath Weerasinghe and Mrs
Muditha Weerasinghe, and the Colonel Admin and Quartering of Security
Force Headquarters - Jaffna, Colonel Ruwan Herathge joined with
them to distribute the donations.
Religious Dignitaries and Senior Military Personnel were present
during the occasion in addition to the Teachers, Students and
Parents of the Schools and Residents of the Areas.