Sri Lanka Army

Defenders of the Nation

12th June 2018 17:50:52 Hours

More Self-help Projects Clean Kovil & School Premises

The sacred Mulankavil Kovil (temple) premises in Kilinochchi received the priority of attention of 11 Gajaba Regiment troops of the 651 Brigade under the 65 Division by way of a cleaning drive after the clergy requested the assistance of the troops.

More than 30 Officers and Other Ranks accordingly went to the premises early morning on Thursday (7) and began the cleaning work and beautification of the surroundings in consultation with priests. Meanwhile, more than 100 troops of the 15 (V) Sri Lanka Sinha Regiment of the 651 Brigade on the same day (7) launched another ‘Shramadana’ project at Kalvilan Government’s Tamil Mixed School premises in Kilinochchi as one more community-oriented service.

Those campaigns were organized under the supervision of Major General Kumara Peiris, General Officer Commanding, 65 Division and Brigadier Ranjith Abeysinghe, Brigade Commander, 651 Brigade with the blessings of Major General Niyshshanka Ranawana, Commander, Security Forces - Kilinochchi.