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Bicycles for Kilinochchi students

Bicycles for Kilinochchi students

[September 07 2017]

Sri Lanka Army troops in Kilinochchi facilitated the donation of bicycles among a group of deserving students in the region recently. According to Army media, the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) in coordination with Rotary Club of Negombo made the donation of 80 bicycles among the children during a ceremony held at the 'Nelumpiyasa' Auditorium in Kilinochchi on Tuesday (05th September).

The bicycles were distributed among 65 students from low-income families living in Mallavi, Vishvamadu and Pooneryn areas and 15 students of the Don Bosco College. The donation was initiated by the members of the Negombo Rotary Club at the invitation of the Commander, Security Forces - Kilinochchi (SF-KLN), Major General Ajith Kariyakarawana.

Principal of Don Bosco College, Rev Father Pius George, Mr Freddy Cruise of Negombo Rotary Club, senior Army officers, parents, students and local resident were also present at the ceremony.

     

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