Headquarters - Jaffna is continuing to support students in Jaffna
District for their education and another event in a series held
today, 21 January 2018 at Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna.
was organized under the guidance of Security Forces Commander
- Jaffna, Major General Dharshana Hettiarrachchi and in collaboration
with the Hounslow Sri Lankan Janahanda Foundation in the UK. 50
students from low income families in Jaffna area were given with
scholarships during the event. These students will be given Rs.
5000 per month for a period of 5 years to assist their education.
Dias the President of the Hounslow Sri Lankan Janahanda Foundation
in the UK and a few other Sri Lankans who are living in UK participated
in this occasion representing the Hounslow Sri Lankan Janahanda
Foundation. Security Forces Commander - Jaffna, Major General
Darshana Hettiarrachchi, Divisional Secretary Mr Nagalingam Vedanayaham,
Director of Customs Mr Wasantha Silva, Teachers, Parents and Officers
in the Security Force Headquarters were also in attendance. The
Security Forces Commander Jaffna had a brief discussion with the
parents of those students on their grievances after concluding
the scholarship awarding event.