11 Sri Lanka Light Infantry was able to protect 'Kovalam Paddy'
in Karei Nagar Island from wild fire with the support of 100 soldiers
on 17th May 2017.
Approximately 2 acres of land have been destroyed due to the wildfire.
Such an incident occurred for the first times in this year.
highly appreciated the effort taken by military personnel to stop
the wildfire and protect their land.