Troops reach out to Northern students
More than 400 G.C.E (O/L) students in
Puthukkudiyirippu, Mullaithivu were benefitted from an educational
seminar organized by the Sri Lanka Army. The seminar was held at the
Puthukkudiyirippu Madya Maha Vidyalaya on Saturday (11th November).
Conducted by a panel of experienced instructors, the
seminar was sponsored by the 68 Division Headquarters under Security
Force Headquarters - Mullaittivu (SFHQ-MLT). Participating students were
also provided with tutorials and other printed literature free of
charge. In addition they were provided with lunch and refreshments by
the troops who had also provided them transport facilities.
This social welfare programme was taken, with the
support of All Ranks of the 68 Division, with a view to uplift the
educational standards of the local community. A similar programe was
recently conducted by troops in Kilinochchi.
Meanwhile, troops of the 65 Division under the
Security Force Headquarters - Kilinochchi (SFHQ-KLN) organized a
ceremony to donate school accessories and sports items to 312 students
at Thewampiddi Government Tamil School on Friday (10th November). The
donation was made with financial assistance provided by officials of Sri
The stock of donated items worth Rs 3000,000.00
includes schooling needs and sports equipment.