Army Constructs Basketball Court for Jaffna students
Sri Lanka Army constructed and gifted a Basketball
Court for the students of the St. Henry's College in Ilavalai,
Jaffna under the patronage of the Commander Security Forces
Headquarters, Jaffna (SFHQ-J) Major General Nanadana Udawatta
recently (06th Mar). Reverent Fr. J.A. Jesuthasan accompanied by the
College Principal was also present at the event.
This magnanimous project was implemented in
association with the financial assistance extended by a Sri Lankan
philanthropist living in Malaysia. Security forces personnel of the
14th Gemunu Watch provided labour support and engineering expertise
for the noble course.
At the inaugural session an exhibition match was
played between the teams of Angles' International School, Jaffna and
Jaffna Hindu College as a symbolic gesture.
Rev. Fr. S. Eugene of St. Fatima Church in
Pandatharippu, Principal of the Ilavalai Ladies' College Ms S.
Jayanayagi, parents and students were also present at the opening