Army troops donate blood to Jaffna patients
[June 03 2018]
Sri Lanka Army
troops in Jaffna yet again rose
to the occasion and donated
blood to the Jaffna Teaching
Hospital, recently. The
community welfare initiative was
undertaken by the 10 (V)
Vijayabahu Infantry Regiment (VIR)
troops of the Security Force
Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J).
The blood donation programme was held at the Battalion
Headquarters in Maradenkerni on 24th May.
More than one hundred Army personnel had volunteered
to donate much needed blood to the patients of the main hospital in the
This magnanimous gesture of the troops was highly
appreciated by medical professionals and staff of the Teaching Hospital.
Troops regularly volunteer to donate blood to the
hospitals in the region to replenish stocks at the blood banks.