the request of the Jaffna Teaching Hospital Authority, 5th Corps
of Engineer Service (5 CES) organized a blood donating campaign
to fulfill the requirement of the hospital Blood Bank on Friday
20th January 2017.
Major Priyantha Hettiarachchi, Commanding Officer 5 CES, 6 Officers
and 203 Soldiers serving under the 5CES at Kankesanthurai donated
their blood when the Jaffna Blood Bank ran short of blood required
by the patients waiting for urgent surgeries.
Dr. T. Visvethithan MOIC, Blood Bank Jaffna, Dr. M. Pratheepan MOIC,
Blood Bank Tellipalai, Mr. T. Ravinathas, PHI Blood Bank, Teaching
Hospital Jaffna, hospital staff gave their assistance to conduct
this blood donation camp