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Army troops help to distribute dry rations among the needy

Army troops help to distribute dry rations among the needy

[January 05 2018]

Sri Lanka Army troops in the Nothern region offered assistance to a distribution of dry rations among 335 low-income group families in the Jaffna peninsula recently. According to Army media, dry ration distributed to deserving families in Karaveddi, Kudarappu, Punithanagar, Chulipuram and Ariyalai villages.

The benevolent initiative was taken with assistance of the Most Ven Warakagoda Sri Gnanarathana Thero, Maha Nayake (Chief Prelate) for the Asgiriya Chapter which had sponsored the dry ration packs for distribution among the poor in view of goodwill and harmony on the New Year.

The distribution ceremony was graced by the Commander, Security Forces - Jaffna, Major General Darshana Hettiarrachchi.

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