Troops conduct 'Shramadana' programmes in Kilinochchi
[July 04 2018]
The Ganeshapuram irrigation canal, which feeds water
to a large number of paddy land in the region was cleared during a 'Sharamadana'
(self-help) programme conducted during weekend (30 Saturday). A large
number of troops under the Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi, (SFHQ-KLN)
joined hands with the local farming community to make this programme a
The Ganeshapuram canal is fed by the Iranamadu tank.
It can be considered as a lifeline of the mostly agro based economy of
the area. Troops made their contribution to the 'Sharamadana' as a part
of their community outreach projects.
Meanwhile, several other community welfare programmes
were also carried out by the troops in Kilinochchi. A Shramadana
campaign was also conducted to clean the Kariyalanagapadduvan canal. In
another such programme troops got together to clean the Akkarayankulam
Pulliyar Kovil premises and its surroundings.