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 (10) with the financial assistance provided by officials of Sri Lanka Insurance.
Those Kilinochchi students were provided with gift packs, inclusive of school bags, water bottles, exercise books, shoe pairs, colour pencils, colour boxes, mathematical instrument boxes, badminton rackets, cricket balls and bats, footballs and volleyballs to the value of Rs 300,000/= under the project.
The donation programme was arranged under the directions of Major General Sarath Weerawardane, General Officer Commanding (GOC), 65 Division.
15 (V) Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment (SLSR) troops of the 651 Brigade were instrumental in holding the event.
Brigadier Ranjith Abeysinghe, Brigade Commander, 651 Brigade, Mr Ravi Mendis, Public Coordinating Officer, Sri Lanka Insurance, Senior Officers, Officers and Other Ranks of 65 Division, principal, teachers and students at Thewampiddi Tamil School and their parents were present at the occasion.