of the most essential and important requirements of troops in
the Jaffna Peninsula, 7 Water Treatment Plants commonly known
as Reverse Osmosis (RO) Plants, were handed over to troops of
7 military establishments in Jaffna Peninsula. These treatment
plants are manufactured by Sri Lanka Navy.
The programme is carried out under the guidance of Commander Security
Force Headquarters - Jaffna, Major General Darshana Hettiarrachchi
with a view of providing purified drinking water to the Army troops.
The Training Schools of 51 Div and 52 Div and Battalionsm - 6
SLSC, 4 VIR, 2 MIC, 10 (V) VIR, and 15 SLNG benefited out of this
programme. The Commander Security Force - Jaffna declared open
the Treatment Plants on 26 June 2018 amidst other Senior Army
Officers and Soldiers. 12 more RO plants are under construction
for the benefit of the troops of the Jaffna Peninsula.