programme to facilitate deserving children and members of low-income
families was organized by the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna
on 27 March 2019. Upon the invitation by Commander Security Force
- Jaffna, Major General Dharshana Hettiarrachchi, Mr. Mohan Shankar
and Mrs. Vadhani Shankar contributed for the donations.
At the first
stage of the donation programme, three fully-equipped houses which
were constructed by the troops belong to 11 Sri Lanka Light Infantry,
7 Gajaba Regiment and 15 Gajaba Regiment under the supervision
of 51 and 52 Divisions, were handed over to three low-income families
during a ceremony organized at Kodikamam and Chullipuram. 10 Toilets
facilities which were constructed by the troops of 1 Vijayabahu
Infantry Regiment, were handed over to 10 deserving families during
a occasion organized at the Community Centre in Kalavani on the
the final stage of the programme was organized at the Security
Force Headquarters to award 25 scholarships of Rs.2500.00 per
month for a period of 1 year, to deserving students and disabled
students from low-income families in Jaffna Peninsula.
was graced by the Commander Security Force - Jaffna, Mr and Mrs
Shankar, Senior Officers, Army Personnel, Residents and School
Children were present at the occasions.