The Army donated
250 packs of exercise books to deserving students of four schools
in the Jaffna Peninsula on 19th January 2019. The programme was
carried out on instructions of the Commander Security Force -
Jaffna, Major General Dharshana Hettiarrachchi with a view to
uplift the education of the deserving students in the peninsula.
Students from low-income families of the AMTM School and Vigneshwara
College in Tholpuram, the Victoria College in Chulipuram and Saivapiragasa
Vidyalaya in Moolai received these donations at ceremonies held
at Community Centers of Kaakathivu and Tholpuram.
The donations were sponsored by the Bosath Samaja Sathkara Padanama
along with the Station Master of the Railway Station of Nailiya,
Mr. Chandana Thilakasiri and Ravindra Dissanayake. The books were
distributed by Brigadier General Staff of Security Force Headquarters
- Jaffna, Brigadier Priyantha Gamage.
Senior Military Personnel were present during the occasions in
addition to the Teachers, Students and Parents of the Schools
and Residents of the Areas.