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09th February 2018 16:24:05 Hours

51 Division Troops Offer Lunch Treat to Elders & Villagers

Troops of the 18 (V) Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) in the 513 Brigade of the 51 Division under the Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) recently offered a lunch treat to 50 elders at the Kalvely Elders’ home in Sandilipai, Jaffna.

In addition, 2 (V) Sri Lanka Light Infantry (SLLI) troops of the 512 Brigade offered lunch packets to more than 100 families and donated a stock of school accessories to 20 more needy children in the same area with the cooperation, extended by All Ranks in the 512 Brigade on voluntary basis.

The community service was programmed under the guidance of Commander Security Forces - Jaffna (SF-J), Major General Darshana Hettiarachchi.

Those humanitarian projects were launched by Major General Roshan Seneviratne, General Officer Commanding, 51 Division as one of the 51 Division’s community-oriented services.

Meanwhile, 15(V) Sri Lanka National Guard (SLNG) troops of the 511 Brigade arranged a children’s movie for the inmates at ‘Gnanam’ Children’s Home in Irupalei, Jaffna as an another goodwill act.