Objective of the "Ranaviru Doo Daru
The "Ranaviru Dudaru
Scholarship Programme" is a project
initiated to provide financial support for
the education of needy children of the
deceased/disabled personnel of Army, Navy,
Air Force, Police and Civil Defence Force.
The aim of the project is to ensure a bright
future for the children whose parents had
made great sacrifices for the nation.
The Seva Vanitha Unit (SVU)
of the Ministry of Defence , implements the
project under the patronage of Chairperson
Mrs. Ioma Rajapaksa.
was at home with their children
and families while the Security
Forces were fighting in the
battlefield to liberate our
nation, leaving their families
behind. Some of them sacrificed
their lives and some others were
disabled in action. Without them
our children could not have a
country free of terrorism.
Therefore, it is the duty of
all citizens to look after the
war heroes' children considering
them as their own children,"
- Gotabaya Rajapaksa
So far scholarships have
been granted in six stages under this
project with the generous assistance of
donors in Sri Lanka and abroad as well. The
following are the details of events took
place, where the scholarships were granted.
The deposits will be credited to a special Collection Account maintained at the Personal Branch bearing
No. 9351875 styled 'Ranaviru Doo Daru Parithyaga – Collection Account'.
In the event a donor requesting to open an account for a particular 'Ranaviru' child, the bank will open a RKG account.