Security Force Headquarters - Jaffna (SFHQ-J) recently appreciated achievements, made by students in the recent Grade 5 Scholarship examination in a special ceremony that awarded more financial grants for their higher studies.
In the SFHQ-J ceremony 2 scholarships were awarded to those who achieved best results in the recent examination for their further studies. SFHQ-J sponsored those scholarships, together with a stock of special gifts for those achievers.
Island-wide Grade 5 Scholarship examination results confirmed that a large number of Jaffna students became well qualified in the recent exam. Annathika Udayakumar from St. John Bosco College, Jaffna who shot to the 17th place at island ranks with 194 marks (1st place in Tamil medium in Jaffna district) and Maythree Rei from St. Bosco College, Jaffna and Pdeesvaran Abhishik from Madagal Vignesvara Vidyalaya who secured 18th place in all island ranks (2nd places in Tamil medium in Jaffna District) with 193 marks respectively.
In addition, Major General Darshana Hettiarachchi, Commander SF- J, gifted school bags, stationeries and a valuable parcel of books and mementos to the students in appreciation of their outstanding achievements.
Religious leaders, principals and teachers of respective schools along with parents of students attended the event at the SFHQ – J conference hall.