Two more houses for Jaffna families
[January 04 2018]
Two houses built by the Sri Lanka Army troops were
presented to two deserving families in Jaffna on Wednesday (02 January).
According to Army media, the houses were presented to the two families
living in Katkolam and Alvai areas in the Jaffna Peninsula.
The Army troops were able to complete this social
welfare initiative with the support extended by Ven Thalagala
Sumanarathana Nayake Thero, Incumbent of the Thalagala International
Buddhist Meditation Centre, Horana and Mr Rod Thambiah.
The houses were built within three months with the
technical expertise of the Army troops in Jaffna. In addition to large
scale housing projects Army troops also render their valued labour,
technical and expert support to build individual houses for deserving
The house handing over ceremony was attended by
Commander, Security Forces - Jaffna (SF-J) Major General Darshana
Hettiarrachchi, Divisional Secretary, Vadamarachchi, Mr Alvai Pillai
Sri, senior Army and state officials.