Nippon Educational and Cultural Centre in collaboration with Sri
Lanka Army, organized scholarships for needy students in Jaffna
District on 19 January 2018 at Sri Nagaviharaya Temple, Jaffna.
50 Students from Jaffna, Mullaitivu and Point Pedro who have excelled
in studies were awarded with scholarships and were given with
books and stationeries at the event.
The event was organized under the patronage of Ven. Meegahatene
Chandrasiri Thero, the Secretary of SLNEC and participated by
several other Buddhist monks. Major General Darshana Hettiarachchi,
the Commander Security Force - Jaffna, senior officers / officers
and parents of the students were also in attendance.