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Last modified on: 12/30/2010 11:38:22 PM Wheel chairs, clutches donated by Wijesinghe family for disabled war heroes

Wheel chairs, clutches donated by Wijesinghe family for disabled war heroes

Five wheel chairs, thirty arms clutches and twenty double arms clutches were donated to the MOD Seva Vanitha Unit to be distributed among disabled war heroes by Mr and Mrs. Wijesinghe Thursday (March 12).

Mr. Subash Wijesinghe, presently employed as a Group Director at Interaction Field Services in Afganistan along with his wife Mrs. Subasha Wijesinghe made this donation in light of their daughters 1st birthday anniversary. The items were received by the Ministry of Defence Seva Vanith Unit (SVU) Chairperson Mrs. Ioma Rajapaksa at the ministry premises today.

Meanwhile, a wheelchair was handed over to Captain TS Haloluwagedara of the 10th Gajaba Regiment (GR) who got disabled while serving at the Wanni battlefront. Mr. and Mrs. Wijesinghe also donated arm clutches to the military hospital, which were ceremonially received by Captain Mathugama during the event.

The Seva Vanitha Unit Vice-chairperson Mrs. Indu Rathnayake, Project Co-ordination Officer of the MOD Mr. Lesli Rupasighe were also present at the occasion.

   

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