the standards of the education in Jaffna peninsula, Security Force
Headquarters (Jaffna) conduct various programmes to encourage
school children. Accordingly, under the guidance of Major General
Dharshana Hettiarrachchi, Commander Security Force Jaffna, a programme
was conducted on 31 January 2019 at the Security Force Headquarters
to award scholarships to 30 students who excelled at the GCE Advanced
Level examination - 2018 in Jaffna district.
At the awarding
programme the students were offered with cash rewards worth Rs.5000.00
each and 30 sets of school stationeries. Two blind students among
them were awarded scholarships of Rs.5000.00 per month for a period
of 3 years to continue their higher studies.
were sponsored by Mr. Mohan Shankar and Mrs. Vathani Shankar upon
accepting the request of Commander, Security Force Jaffna. The
occasion was held with the participation of Military Personnel,
Principals, Teachers, Students and their Parents.